Tactusa artus, Fibiger, 2010

FIBIGER, MICHAEL, 2010, Revision of the Micronoctuidae (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea) Part 3, Taxonomy of the Tactusinae, Zootaxa 2583 (1), pp. 1-119: 27

publication ID

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

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/7C67FC6F-2D29-FFB2-FF28-FDB1ED577140

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Tactusa artus
status

 

T. artus   species-group

Species-group consists of ten known species, here placed in two groups, and which share following five characteristic features:

- a very large, blackish, triangular patch which extends from antemedial point on costa to apex, and to tornus

- presence of a white subterminal line;

- reniform stigma absent or almost untraceable;

- ampulla with small, stout, apical spines;

- female with conical antrum.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Erebidae

Genus

Tactusa