Elachista hedemanni

Kaila, Lauri, 2012, On species related to Elachista hedemanni Rebel (Lepidoptera: Elachistidae: Elachistinae), with descriptions of three new Palearctic species, Zootaxa 3316, pp. 28-39: 29

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.281105

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FDBF62-FF9F-FFC3-FF48-FB87FA6CFAA5

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Elachista hedemanni
status

 

Key to males of the species of the Elachista hedemanni   complex

1. Forewing densely peppered with black scales, cornutus nearly twice as long as diameter of phallus.................... 2

- Forewing with only a few black scales; cornutus a distinctly longer than diameter of phallus.......................... 3

2. Digitate process with posterior margin straight; phallus about 12 times as long as wide.................... E. hedemanni  

- Digitate process with posterior margin concave; phallus about 15 times as long as wide.................... E. cirrhoplica  

3. Forewing narrow; uncus lobes distally tapered; phallus broadest in the middle, about 7 times as long as wide at its widest point............................................................................................. E. galbina  

- Forewing not significantly narrow; uncus lobes distally broadly rounded, phallus about 15 times as long as wide.. E. gilvula