The systematic position of Heliodines loriculata Meyrick (Yponomeutoidea: Heliodinidae)

Y. F. Hsu*, J. A. Powell

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After examing the type specimen of Heliodines loriculata Meyrick, we found that this species is more suitably referred to the genus Lithariapteryx, a genus formerly only known from the western Nearctic, based on the external facies and genitalic structure.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)66-69
Number of pages4
JournalNota Lepidopterologica
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - 1997
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Animal Science and Zoology
  • Insect Science


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