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The Phiditiidae in French Guiana (Lepidoptera Bombycoidea)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2021
Authors:D. Herbin
Journal:Antenor
Volume:8
Issue:1
Start Page:46
Pagination:46-54
Date Published:09/2021
ISSN:2275-9298
Keywords:BARCODING, CATALOGUE, COI, DIPHITIA, DNA, FEMALE GENITALIA, FOODPLANT, FRENCH GUIANA, MALE GENITALIA, MAXIMUM LIKELIHOOD, PHIDITIA, PHIDITIIDAE, ROLEPA, TEPILIA
Abstract:

"The representatives of the Phiditiidae family in French Guiana are illustrated recto verso, and their genitalia figured for the first time. a new genus Diphitia gen. n. is described with a new species Diphitia griseonigra sp. n. and illustrated, the holotype of which will be deposited in MNHN. Another taxon is reinstated as good species: Tepilia joanna (Schaus, 1906) bona species, stat. rev."

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