Stigmella angusta,

Stonis, Jonas R., Diškus, Arūnas, Remeikis, Andrius, Karsholt, Ole & Torres, Nixon Cumbicus, 2017, Illustrated review of the leaf-mining Nepticulidae of the central Andes (Peru and Bolivia), Zootaxa 4257 (1), pp. 1-70: 29

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Stigmella angusta


The Stigmella angusta  group (designated here) (species 16)

Diagnostics ( Fig. 37View FIGURE 37): forewing speckled. In male genitalia, phallus with large compact clusters of spine-like cornuti; valva with two apical processes; uncus bilobed; each lobe with two caudal papillae; gnathos with two long caudal processes; vinculum with very long lateral lobes. Currently the group comprises of single high-Andean species— Stigmella angusta  from Peru. Trophic relationships unknown.