Helcystogramma perelegans ( Omelko and Omelko, 1993 )

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: 1062

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222933.2011.552798

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/CE67810C-FFBD-FFAB-FE8A-FEA7FDD75645

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Helcystogramma perelegans ( Omelko and Omelko, 1993 )
status

 

Helcystogramma perelegans ( Omelko and Omelko, 1993)  

( Figures 4A View Figure 4 , 5A View Figure 5 , 7F View Figure 7 , 10D View Figure 10 , 11E View Figure 11 , 16C View Figure 16 )

Tricyanaula perelegans Omelko and Omelko, 1993: 218   ; Omelko, 1999: 194.

Helcystogramma perelegans (Omelko et Omelko)   : Ponomarenko, 1997: 8; Ponomarenko, 1999: 207; Park, 2004: 86; Park and Ponomarenko, 2007: 135; Ponomarenko, 2008: 103.

Diagnosis

Adult ( Figures 4A View Figure 4 , 7F View Figure 7 ). Wingspan 10.0–11.5 mm. This species is characterized by the forewing having dark silvery-grey markings with purplish-blue metallic lustre; the eighth tergite with posterior margin rounded, anterior margin concave in a semicircle ( Figure 10D View Figure 10 ), the uncus narrow mesially (narrower than one-fifth width at base), broadly expanding in distal third, posterior margin slightly convex laterally, the valva slender and club-shaped from one-quarter length to three-quarters length (about onethird width at base), distal quarter dilated ovally in the male genitalia ( Figure 11E View Figure 11 ); the anterior apophyses short, and the corpus bursae long oval in the female genitalia ( Omelko 1999: Plate 106, figs 1,2).

Material examined

CHINA: Hunan Province: 1 male, Zhangjiajie (29 ◦ 49 ′ N, 110 ◦ 26 ′ E), 650 m, 8 August 2001, coll. Houhun Li and Xinpu Wang GoogleMaps   ; Tianjin: 3 males, Mt. Baxian, Jixian (40 ◦ 02 ′ N, 117 ◦ 24 ′ E), 450 m, 25 June 2001, coll. Houhun Li GoogleMaps   et al.

Distribution

China (Hunan, Tianjin), Korea, Russia, Japan.

Remarks

This species is newly reported for China.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Gelechiidae

Genus

Helcystogramma

Loc

Helcystogramma perelegans ( Omelko and Omelko, 1993 )

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

Helcystogramma perelegans (Omelko et Omelko)

Ponomarenko MG 2008: 103
Park KT & Ponomarenko G 2007: 135
Park KT 2004: 86
Ponomarenko MG 1999: 207
Ponomarenko MG 1997: 8
1997
Loc

Tricyanaula perelegans

Omelko MM 1999: 194
Omelko NV & Omelko MM 1993: 218
1993