Phaulernis montuosa GAEDIKE, 2013

Gaedike, Reinhard, 2020, New taxa and new records of Afrotropical Epermeniidae (Lepidoptera) with a distributional checklist, Beiträge Zur Entomologie = Contributions to Entomology 70 (2), pp. 359-364: 360

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Phaulernis montuosa GAEDIKE, 2013


Phaulernis montuosa GAEDIKE, 2013  

Zimbabwe: 1 , Manicaland, Upper Bvumba 1680 m, 19°07'15"S, 32°46'10"E, 4.xi.2016, [leg.] D. Agassiz & K. Larsen: coll. Agassiz: first record for the country GoogleMaps   .

Epermenia minuta GAEDIKE, 2004  

Madagascar: 2 , 1 , 1 specimen without abdomen, Andasibe , 950 m, 18°57'S 48°25'E, 15.–19.iv.2018, [leg.] D. Agassiz & K. Larsen: coll. Agassiz; SDEI GoogleMaps   .

The material contains one female, which allows the description for the first time of the genitalia structure ( Figs 3–4 View Figs 3–14 ):

Proximal edge of segment VIII indented in the middle, ostium more strongly sclerotized, signum small, prolonged triangularly, the longest edge serrate.