First record of the genus Etainia Beirne from Central Asia with descriptions of two new species and some provisional notes on the world fauna (Lepidoptera: Nepticulidae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1996
Authors:R. Puplesis, Diškus A.
Date Published:1996-03-01
Keywords:Ectoedemia albibimaculella, Ectoedemia biarmata, Ectoedemia crypsixantha, Ectoedemia krugerensis, Ectoedemia leptognathos, Ectoedemia nigricapitella, Ectoedemia obtusa, Ectoedemia ochrefasciella, Ectoedemia sericopeza, Ectoedemia zimbabwiensis, Etainia, Etainia albibimaculella, Etainia biarmata, Etainia crypsixantha, Etainia krugerensis, Etainia leptognathos, Etainia nigricapitella, Etainia obtusa, Etainia ochrefasciella, Etainia sericopeza, Etainia zimbabwiensis, Lepidoptera, Nepticulidae, New species, Turkmenistan

The taxonomic status of the genus Etainia Beime, 1945 is briefly discussed, and provisionalnotes on the relationships of the newly designated species-groups are provided. Two new species, E.Jeplognalhos sp. n. and H. ohlusa sp. n. are described from the Kopet Dag ridge (western Turkmenistan). Thecheck-list of l!tainia species of the World fauna is given.

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