Elachista, Sruoga & Sinev & Rocienė, 2017

Sruoga, Virginijus, Sinev, Sergey Yu. & Rocienė, Agnė, 2017, The Elachistidae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea) of Caucasus, with description of three new species, Zootaxa 4338 (2), pp. 241-262: 248

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4338.2.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:2B56C761-348D-40AF-8EB9-80FEFB792719

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/038FEA6D-FFB0-0B4C-FF4A-30F8D08C17FE

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Plazi

scientific name

Elachista
status

 

Elachista   sp. near cretula Kaila, 2011  

( FIGS 17–26 View FIGURES 17 – 26 )

Material examined. 1♂, KRASNODARSKII KRAI, ANAPA, OKR   . [ESNOSTI] (ENVIRONS) SU-PSEKH, G.[ ORA] (MOUNTAIN) LYSAYA, 03.V.1998, V. SHCHUROV LEG. GEN. PREP   . VS441 (ZIN).

Remarks. THE SINGLE SPECIMEN COLLECTED IN CAUCASUS IS CLOSE TO Elachista cretula   (fOR ILLUSTRATIONS REfER TO KAILA 2011C: fIGS 10, 19, 20), HOWEVER, THE VALVA IS SOMEWHAT BROADER, SHORTER AND BENT, AND THE SPINOSE KNOB Of GNATHOS APPEARS SHORTER AND WIDER. IT MAY REPRESENT AN UNDESCRIBED SPECIES, BUT THE MATERIAL AVAILABLE IS TOO LIMITED fOR A SAfE IDENTIfICATION.

MAY

Adygean State University

BUT

Butler University