Scaeosopha pseusta ( Diakonoff, 1968 )

Li, Houhun, Zhang, Zhiwei & Sinev, Sergey Yu., 2012, Review of the genus Scaeosopha Meyrick, 1914 (Lepidoptera, Cosmopterigidae, Scaeosophinae) in the world, with descriptions of sixteen new species, Zootaxa 3322, pp. 1-34: 13-14

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5252997

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5252997

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1820F42A-A72D-FFAA-BAAF-F89CFCE99F46

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scientific name

Scaeosopha pseusta ( Diakonoff, 1968 )
status

 

Scaeosopha pseusta ( Diakonoff, 1968)  

Scaeothyris pseusta Diakonoff, 1968: 164   ; Sinev, 2002: 38.

Scaeosopha pseusta, Ponomarenko et Park, 1997: 287   (combination).

Type material. Holotype ♂, PHILIPPINES: Mt. Mckinley, Mindanao , Davao Province, 3000 ft., 14.ix.1946, coll. H. Hoogstraal, genitalia slide no. 5790 ( FMNH, Chicago) [examined].  

Paratypes: 2 ♂, 13, 25.ix.1946, genitalia slide no. 5760 ( FMNH, Chicago) [examined]   .

Distribution. Philippines.

Diagnosis. This species is similar to S. percnaula Meyrick   in the male genitalia, but the adult is larger than that of the latter species, and the forewing lacks distinct markings.

FMNH

Field Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Cosmopterigidae

Genus

Scaeosopha

Loc

Scaeosopha pseusta ( Diakonoff, 1968 )

Li, Houhun, Zhang, Zhiwei & Sinev, Sergey Yu. 2012
2012
Loc

Scaeosopha pseusta

Ponomarenko, M. G. & Park, K. T. 1997: 287
1997
Loc

Scaeothyris pseusta

Sinev, S. Y. 2002: 38
Diakonoff, A. 1968: 164
1968