Telemiades epicalus, Hubner, 1819

Siewert, Ricardo Russo, Mielke, Olaf Hermann Hendrik & Casagrande, Mirna Martins, 2020, Taxonomic revision of the Neotropical genus Telemiades Hübner, [1819] (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae: Eudaminae), with descriptions of fourteen new species, Zootaxa 4721 (1), pp. 1-111: 48-49

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4721.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:74A3BD73-28A2-4AB7-B93E-6B743F750DFF

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0383CD7A-FF93-FFF6-D790-F94B37CDFD6E

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scientific name

Telemiades epicalus
status

 

epicalus   group”

Species included:

Telemiades choricus (Schaus, 1902)  

Telemiades epicalus Hübner, [1819]   phasias Hewitson, 1867   (Eudamus) arcturus Herrich–Schäffer, 1869   ( Telemiades   )

potomoni Ehrmann, 1907   (Eumesia) diores Mabille & Boullet, 1912   (Telemiades) var. obscurus Mabille & Boullet, 1912   ( Telemiades diores   ) punctatus Mabille & Boullet, 1917   ( Echelatus   ) syn. nov., comb. nov. crameri Evans, 1953   , nom. nud.

Telemiades sila Evans, 1953  

Telemiades dawkinsi Siewert, Mielke & Casagrande   , sp. nov.

Telemiades warreni Siewert, Mielke & Casagrande   , sp. nov.

Telemiades mielkei Siewert & Casagrande   , sp. nov.

The “ epicalus   group” is composed of six species recognized by the following characters: ground color yellowish in males and dark brown with purple reflections in females; uncus long, with same size or longer than tegumen; costa of the valva covered by small spines on internal margin; valva with dorso–distal margin in a triangular process, similar as a spine; valva with distal margin rounded and serrated; aedeagus slightly sinuous laterally; lamella anteveginalis triangular, twive as long as wide; dusctus bursae dilatated and striated near corpus bursae.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Hesperiidae

Genus

Telemiades

Loc

Telemiades epicalus

Siewert, Ricardo Russo, Mielke, Olaf Hermann Hendrik & Casagrande, Mirna Martins 2020
2020
Loc

Telemiades dawkinsi

Siewert, Mielke & Casagrande 2020
2020
Loc

crameri

Evans 1953
1953
Loc

Telemiades sila

Evans 1953
1953
Loc

punctatus

Mabille & Boullet 1917
1917
Loc

(Eumesia) diores

Mabille & Boullet 1912
1912
Loc

(Telemiades) var. obscurus

Mabille & Boullet 1912
1912
Loc

Telemiades diores

Mabille & Boullet 1912
1912
Loc

potomoni

Ehrmann 1907
1907
Loc

Echelatus

Godman & Salvin 1894
1894