Fustis papei Fibiger
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|Fustis papei Fibiger|
Fustis papei Fibiger , new species
( Plate 6, figure 6; male genit. plate 16, figure 2)
Material examined. Holotype: female, Thailand, Prov. Nakhon Nayok, Khao Yai Nat. Park , ca. 700 m, 29.ix.– 6.x.1984, leg O. Karsholt et al., genit. prep. 2936 M. Fibiger, coll. ZMUC.
Diagnosis. Imago (external). Wingspan: 10 mm.
Head, patagia, anterior part of tegulae, prothorax, basal part of costa, triangular patch of medial area, outer part of subterminal area, and terminal area, including outer half of fringes: black (apo.).
Forewing: long and narrow, with pointed apex; white ground colour (apo.).
Abdomen: dark grey, with dorsal tuft on basal segment.
Crosslines: untraceable, except terminal line marked by black interneural dots.
Reniform stigma: white, ovoid, brown outlined.
Hindwing: grey; with narrow brown terminal line and indistinct discal spot; fringes basally beige, outwards grey.
Underside: forewing brown; hindwing light grey, with discal spot.
Male genitalia. Tegumen: narrow.
Vinculum: relatively narrow.
Saccus: short; strongly built, V shaped with rounded tip.
Fultura superior: membranous.
Valvae: slightly asymmetrical; extremely long and narrow (apo.).
Clasper: sickle shaped (apo.).
Ampulla: bilobed; ventral lobe almost circular; dorsal lobe large, fingerlike, curved; setose at tip (apo.).
Digitus: present; triangular (apo.).
Juxta-anellus plate: inseparable (phallus on left side); anellar plate extremely long and stout; outwards from middle straight, longitudinally setose along crest (apo.).
Phallus: very short, broad, and almost straight; with short carina spine; a prominently long, forward directed process arising near ductus ejaculatorius (a stop-function connected with juxta-anellus ventral processes) (apo.).
Vesica: with spinules, platelike cornutus present (on photo visible inside vesica above ductus ejaculatorius) (apo.).
- white ground colour;
male genitalia, in
- clasper sickle shaped;
- ampulla bilobed, ventral part round, dorsal part fingerlike;
- anellus long, curved, subapically and apically setose, pointed anellus;
- phallus short, almost straight, with medial process; and
- vesica with small, short, rectangular, heavily sclerotised plate; and spinules.
Distribution. F. papei known only from Thailand.
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