Andraca gongshanensis Wang, Zeng & Wang, 2011

Wang, Xing, Wang, Min, Zolotuhin, Vadim V., Hirowatari, Toshiya, Wu, Shipher & Huang, Guo-Hua, 2015, The fauna of the family Bombycidae sensu lato (Insecta, Lepidoptera, Bombycoidea) from Mainland China, Taiwan and Hainan Islands, Zootaxa 3989 (1), pp. 1-138: 67

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3989.1.1

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scientific name

Andraca gongshanensis Wang, Zeng & Wang, 2011
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42. Andraca gongshanensis Wang, Zeng & Wang, 2011  (FIGURES 24 G, 25 E)

Andraca gongshanensis Wang, X., Zeng & Wang, M., 2011  , ZooKeys 127: 36, fig 1 E, 2 E. TL: China, Yunnan Province, Gongshan Mt. Holotype: male ( SCAU) [examined].

Diagnosis. This species is characterized by the darker brownish-gray wings with lighter yellow bands, an apically constricted and truncate valva, and a sacculus lacking a strong subapical protuberance.

Specimens examined. [YUNNAN] Gongshan County (Mt. Gongshan): 1 male, Holotype deposited in SCAU, 22.VII. 2006, Min Wang & Xiao-Ling Fan Leg.; 2 males, paratypes deposited in SCAU, 21.VII. 2006, Min Wang & Xiao-Ling Fan leg.; 1 male, paratype deposited in HUNAU, 23.VII. 2006, Min Wang & Xiao-Ling Fan leg.; 2 males, Mt. Gongshan, 20.VII. 2013, Min Wang leg. ( SCAU).

Bionomics. The adults live in high mountains and fly in summer.

Distribution. Mainland China (Yunnan).

Remarks. The species is endemic to Yunnan Province, with all known specimens collected from only the type locality.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Bombycidae

Genus

Andraca