Helcystogramma hassenzanensis Park et Hodges, 1995, Park et Hodges, 1995

Li, H. H. & Zhen, H., 2011, Review of the genus Helcystogramma Zeller (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae: Dichomeridinae) from China, Journal of Natural History 45 (17 - 18), pp. 1035-1087: 1071-1072

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222933.2011.552798

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/CE67810C-FF84-FF91-FE3E-F9DEFCA457E7

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scientific name

Helcystogramma hassenzanensis Park et Hodges, 1995
status

 

Helcystogramma hassenzanensis Park et Hodges, 1995  

( Figures 9A View Figure 9 , 10J View Figure 10 , 12E View Figure 12 , 15A View Figure 15 )

Helcystogramma hassenzanensis Park and Hodges, 1995: 229   ; Ponomarenko, 1997: 6.

Diagnosis

Adult ( Figure 9A View Figure 9 ). Wingspan 12.5–14.0 mm. This species is distinguishable by the costal margin of forewing with an inverted triangular yellow mark at four-fifths length and in male, the ventral surface of the hindwing with a row of long black hairs along basal quarter of Sc+R; the eighth tergite with broad sclerotized oval-circled band ( Figure 10J View Figure 10 ), and the valva with distal half protruding dorsally in the male genitalia ( Figure 12E View Figure 12 ).

Material examined

CHINA: Jiangxi Province: 2 males, Ciping (26 ◦ 34 ′ N, 114 ◦ 10 ′ E), 11–13 July 1978 GoogleMaps   ; 1 male, 19 June 1978 ( IZCAS)   ; 2 males, Mt Jinggang (26 ◦ 34 ′ N, 114 ◦ 10 ′ E), 19, 25 June 1978 ( IZCAS) GoogleMaps   ; Sichuan Province: 1 male, Wolong (30 ◦ 59 ′ N, 103 ◦ 08 ′ E), 2008 m, 25 July 2005, coll. Haili Yu GoogleMaps   ; 1 male, Mt Qingcheng (30 ◦ 58 ′ N, 103 ◦ 31 ′ E), 13 August 1990 GoogleMaps   ; 1 male, 2 females, Yonghong, Mabian (28 ◦ 51 ′ N, 103 ◦ 31 ′ E), 1200–1500 m, 22–23 July 2004, coll. Yingdang Ren. GoogleMaps  

Female genitalia

Anterior apophyses about one-third length of posterior apophyses ( Figure 15A View Figure 15 ). Antrum nearly trapezoidal. Ductus bursae with basal half narrow and membranous, distal half broad and sclerotized, dorsal surface distally with an oblong sclerite extending into corpus bursae. Corpus bursae oval, left side with a coiled tube at posterior one-fifth length; ductus seminalis arising from apex of tube.

Distribution

China (Jiangxi, Sichuan, Taiwan).  

Remarks

Helcystogramma hassenzanensis Park et Hodges   is firstly reported for Mainland China. The female genitalia are described for the first time.

IZCAS

Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Gelechiidae

Genus

Helcystogramma

Loc

Helcystogramma hassenzanensis Park et Hodges, 1995

Li, H. H. & Zhen, H. 2011
2011
Loc

Helcystogramma hassenzanensis

Ponomarenko MG 1997: 6
Park KT & Hodges RW 1995: 229
1995