Tactusa nieukerkeni, Fibiger, 2010

FIBIGER, MICHAEL, 2010, Revision of the Micronoctuidae (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea) Part 3, Taxonomy of the Tactusinae, Zootaxa 2583 (1), pp. 1-119: 23

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.2583.1.1

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/7C67FC6F-2D25-FFBE-FF28-FAC6EDBD7227

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Tactusa nieukerkeni
status

 

T. nieukerkeni   species-group

Species-group comprises six known species that share following six character states:

- three to five costal spots between medial triangular or quadrangular patch and apex;

- ampulla with a prominent process from dorsal arm;

- in female, 8 th abdominal segment long;

- position of ostium ventro-lateral on 8 th abdominal segment;

- antrum cylindrical, heavily sclerotised, coiled.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Erebidae

Genus

Tactusa