Telemiades megallus, Mabille, 1888

Siewert, Ricardo Russo, Mielke, Olaf Hermann Hendrik & Casagrande, Mirna Martins, 2020, Taxonomic revision of the Neotropical genus Telemiades Hübner, [1819] (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae: Eudaminae), with descriptions of fourteen new species, Zootaxa 4721 (1), pp. 1-111: 65-66

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4721.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:74A3BD73-28A2-4AB7-B93E-6B743F750DFF

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0383CD7A-FFFC-FF87-D790-F8D9329FFE6A

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scientific name

Telemiades megallus
status

 

megallus  group”

Species included:

Telemiades megallus Mabille, 1888 

Telemiades squanda Evans, 1953 

Telemiades moa Siewert, Mielke & Casagrande  , sp. nov.

The “ megallus  group” is composed of three species characterized by the following characters: DFW with purple reflections; uncus short, about 1/3 the size of tegumen; latero–posterior apophysis of tegumen short, half size of latero–anterior apophysis, which is slightly sinuous dorsally; valva with distal projection rounded, margin serrated, and dorso–distal margin with a crested–like projection; aedeagus long, slightly curved; insertion of manica in proximal fourth of aedeagus.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Hesperiidae

Genus

Telemiades

Loc

Telemiades megallus

Siewert, Ricardo Russo, Mielke, Olaf Hermann Hendrik & Casagrande, Mirna Martins 2020
2020
Loc

Telemiades moa

Siewert, Mielke & Casagrande 2020
2020
Loc

Telemiades squanda

Evans 1953
1953
Loc

Telemiades megallus

Mabille 1888
1888