Stigmella ampla Diškus & Stonis, 2016,

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

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.556874

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:98E19676-EC03-4026-B4B6-39BEC10B5A05

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3511575

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/90078570-FFB9-2A38-FF07-5C9B8982FD54

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scientific name

Stigmella ampla Diškus & Stonis, 2016
status

 

14. Stigmella ampla Diškus & Stonis, 2016 

Stigmella ampla Diškus & Stonis, in Stonis et al. 2016d: 54 View Cited Treatment   , 55, 57, 58, figs 152–156.

Material examined. 1 ♂ (holotype), PERU, Dept. Lima, 10 km N Oyón, Quabrada Quichas, Pueblo Quichas , 10°34'17"S, 76°46'03"W, 4000 m, 24–26.ii.1987, leg. O. Karsholt, genitalia slide no. AD 645♂ ( ZMUC)GoogleMaps  .

Diagnosis. The combination of large speckled forewing, apically widening valva, and spine-like cornuti gathered in four compact clusters distinguishes S. ampla  from all other Stigmella  species.

Male ( Fig. 34View FIGURE 34). Described in Stonis et al. 2016d: 54, 55, fig. 152. Forewing length about 5.1 mm; wingspan about 10.8–10.9 mm.

Female. Unknown.

Male genitalia. Illustrated in Stonis et al. 2016d: figs 153–156.

Bionomics Adults fly in February. Otherwise biology unknown.

Distribution ( Fig. 1View FIGURES 1 – 8). This species occurs in the high Peruvian Andes ( Peru: Lima Departamento) at altitudes 4000 m.

ZMUC

Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Nepticulidae

Genus

Stigmella

Loc

Stigmella ampla Diškus & Stonis, 2016

Stonis, Jonas R., Diškus, Arūnas, Remeikis, Andrius, Karsholt, Ole & Torres, Nixon Cumbicus 2017
2017
Loc

Stigmella ampla Diškus & Stonis, in Stonis et al. 2016d : 54

Stonis 2016: 54