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New species of Apatelodidae (Lepidoptera: Bombycoidea) from Andean countries

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2021
Authors:D. Herbin
Journal:The European Entomologist
Volume:13
Issue:1
Start Page:55
Pagination:55-64
Date Published:06/2021
ISSN:1803-1366
Keywords:APATELODIDAE, ASOCIA, BARCODING, CATALOGUE, COI, DNA, MALE GENITALIA, MEXICO, NEIGHBOR-JOINING, OLCECLOSTERA
Abstract:

"A new genus, Asocia gen. n., is described for three new species of Apatelodidae from Colombia, Ecuador and Peru, respectively A. irroratoides sp. n., A. virginis
sp. n., and A. doroshkini sp. n. In addition, a new species of Olceclostera Butler, 1878, O. leticiensis sp. n., from Colombia is described. The adults and male genitalia of all the new species are figured."

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