Ypsolopha saitoi Moriuti, 1964

Jin, Qing, Wang, Shuxia & Li, Houhun, 2013, Review of the genus Ypsolopha Latreille, 1796 from China (Lepidoptera: Ypsolophidae), Zootaxa 3705 (1), pp. 1-91: 44

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3705.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:951736E6-A034-4EA8-8A5C-9674628BFF95

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/5D336942-6179-FFC6-24FF-B5B4FCF5F9EF

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scientific name

Ypsolopha saitoi Moriuti, 1964
status

 

Ypsolopha saitoi Moriuti, 1964 

( Figs 39View FIGURES 33 – 39, 88View FIGURES 86 – 91, 139View FIGURES 135 – 140, 184View FIGURES 182 – 187)

Ypsolophus saitoi Moriuti, 1964: 205  .

Ypsolopha saitoi Moriuti: Moriuti, 1977  : 102; Moriuti, 1982: 211; Sohn et al., 2010: 35. Type locality: Japan (Honsyû).

Adult ( Fig. 39View FIGURES 33 – 39): Wing expanse 18.0−21.0 mm. Forewing with CuA 1 and CuA 2 separated ( Fig. 88View FIGURES 86 – 91).

Material examined. 2 ♂♂, 1 ♀, Feng County (33 ° 55 ′ N, 106 ° 31 ′ E), Shaanxi Province, 1600 m, 13.vii. 1988, coll. Houhun Li; 6 ♂♂, 2 ♀♀, Tianshui (34 ° 37 ′ N, 105 ° 42 ′ E), Gansu Province, 11−13.viii. 1988, coll. Xingyu Wu.

Distribution. China (Gansu, Shaanxi), Japan.

Diagnosis. This species is similar to Y. umbrina  sp. nov., but can be distinguished by the forewing having a white streak extending from the base to the distal 1 / 5 of the costa and lacking the dot on the fold ( Fig. 39View FIGURES 33 – 39), the arched uncus in the male genitalia ( Fig. 139View FIGURES 135 – 140), and the Y-shaped lamella postvaginalis in the female genitalia ( Fig. 184View FIGURES 182 – 187). In Y. umbrina  sp. nov., the forewing has a white streak extending from the base to the 1 / 2 length of the costa and bears a black dot at middle of the fold ( Fig. 40View FIGURES 40 – 47), the male uncus is subulate ( Fig. 140View FIGURES 135 – 140), and the female lamella postvaginalis is U-shaped ( Fig. 185View FIGURES 182 – 187).

Remarks. This species is recorded for the first time in China.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Plutellidae

Genus

Ypsolopha

Loc

Ypsolopha saitoi Moriuti, 1964

Jin, Qing, Wang, Shuxia & Li, Houhun 2013

2013
Loc

Ypsolopha saitoi

Sohn 2010: 35
Moriuti 1982: 211Moriuti 1977: 102

1982
Loc

Ypsolophus saitoi

Moriuti 1964: 205