Ypsolopha longa Moriuti, 1964, Moriuti, 1964

Jin, Qing, Wang, Shuxia & Li, Houhun, 2013, Review of the genus Ypsolopha Latreille, 1796 from China (Lepidoptera: Ypsolophidae), Zootaxa 3705 (1), pp. 1-91: 44

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

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scientific name

Ypsolopha longa Moriuti, 1964
status

 

Ypsolopha longa Moriuti, 1964  

( Figs 38 View FIGURES 33 – 39 , 87 View FIGURES 86 – 91 , 138 View FIGURES 135 – 140 , 183 View FIGURES 182 – 187 )

Theristis acuminata ( Butler, 1878)   : Matsumura (not Butler, 1878), 1931: 1104; Inoue, 1954: 36. Ypsolophus longus Moriuti, 1964: 207   .

Ypsolopha longus Moriuti: Moriuti, 1977   : 107; Moriuti, 1982: 211; Byun & Bae, 2001: 157. Ypsolopha longa Moriuti   : Sohn et al., 2010: 35.

Type locality: Japan (Kontyû).

Adult ( Figs 38 View FIGURES 33 – 39 a –b): Wing expanse 26.0−30.0 mm. Forewing with CuA 1 and CuA 2 separated ( Fig. 87 View FIGURES 86 – 91 ).

Material examined. 2 ♂♂, 2 ♀♀, Nanling (23 ° 20 ′ N, 115 ° 23 ′ E), Shaoguan, Guangdong Province, 22– 28.vi. 2008, coll. Liusheng Chen; 12 ♂♂, 9 ♀♀, Hefeng County (40 ° 24 ′ N, 117 ° 30 ′ E), Hubei Province, 1260 m, 15−16.vii. 1999, coll. Houhun Li et al.; 1 ♂, Mabian County (25 ° 81 ′ N, 103 ° 31 ′ E), Sichuan Province, 900 m, 21.vii. 2004, coll. Yingdang Ren.

Host plant. Celastraceae   : Euonymus sieboldianus Blume ( Moriuti 1977)   .

Distribution. China (Guangdong, Hubei, Sichuan), Japan, Korea, Russia.

Diagnosis. This species is different from its congeners in the long lanceolate forewing with four longitudinal ocherous brown lines ( Fig. 38 View FIGURES 33 – 39 ); the saccus nearly as long as the socius, and the phallus about 1.3 times length of the valva in the male genitalia ( Fig. 138 View FIGURES 135 – 140 ); the apophyses posteriores nearly 2.5 times length of the apophyses anteriores, and the ductus bursae about twice length of the corpus bursae and dilated near the corpus bursae in the female genitalia ( Fig. 183 View FIGURES 182 – 187 ).

Remarks. This species is recorded for the first time in China.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Plutellidae

Genus

Ypsolopha

Loc

Ypsolopha longa Moriuti, 1964

Jin, Qing, Wang, Shuxia & Li, Houhun 2013
2013
Loc

Ypsolopha longus

Sohn 2010: 35
Byun 2001: 157
Moriuti 1982: 211
Moriuti 1977: 107
1977
Loc

Theristis acuminata (

Moriuti 1964: 207
Inoue 1954: 36
1954