Ypsolopha albiramella

Jin, Qing, Wang, Shuxia & Li, Houhun, 2013, Review of the genus Ypsolopha Latreille, 1796 from China (Lepidoptera: Ypsolophidae), Zootaxa 3705 (1), pp. 1-91: 31

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3705.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:951736E6-A034-4EA8-8A5C-9674628BFF95

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/5D336942-614C-FFF3-24FF-B4C5FA12FB53

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scientific name

Ypsolopha albiramella
status

 

Key to species of Ypsolopha albiramella   -group based on external characters

1. Forewing with ground colour different on anterior half and posterior half........................................ 2

- Forewing with ground colour uniform.................................................................... 3

2. Anterior half of forewing whitish brown ( Fig. 27 View FIGURES 26 – 32 )........................................... Y. allochroa   sp. nov.

- Anterior half of forewing gray ( Fig. 33 View FIGURES 33 – 39 )........................................................ Y. contractella  

3. Forewing with a pale streak along middle of cell ( Fig. 26 View FIGURES 26 – 32 )....................................... Y. minuta   sp. nov.

- Forewing without streak along middle of cell.............................................................. 4

4. Forewing with strips along veins........................................................................ 5

- Forewing without strips along veins..................................................................... 6

5. Forewing with white strips along veins ( Fig. 28 View FIGURES 26 – 32 ).................................................. Y. albiramella  

- Forewing with dark strips along veins ( Fig. 32 View FIGURES 26 – 32 ).................................................. Y. altissimella  

6. Wing expanse more than 23.0 mm ( Fig. 31 View FIGURES 26 – 32 )............................................. Y. longifloccosa   sp. nov.

- Wing expanse less than 17.0 mm........................................................................ 7

7. Forewing ground colour yellowish white ( Fig. 29 View FIGURES 26 – 32 )..................................................... Y. helva  

- Forewing ground colour pale brown ( Fig. 30 View FIGURES 26 – 32 ).............................................. Y. brevivalva   sp. nov.