New species of African Plume moths (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae)

P. Ustjuzhanin, V. Kovtunovich, A. Ustjuzhanina

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Abstract

This article describes four new Pterophoridae species from Africa (Zambia, Tanzania and the Republic of South African): Platyptilia junkeri Ustjuzhanin & Kovtunovich sp. nov., Pselnophorus huntii Ustjuzhanin & Kovtunovich sp. nov., Pselnophorus tanzanicus Ustjuzhanin & Kovtunovich sp. nov., Merrifieldia aurea Ustjuzhanin & Kovtunovich sp. nov.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)137-142
Number of pages6
JournalZootaxa
Volume3957
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2015

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Keywords

  • Africa
  • New species
  • Pterophoridae

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  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Animal Science and Zoology

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New species of African Plume moths (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae). / Ustjuzhanin, P.; Kovtunovich, V.; Ustjuzhanina, A.

In: Zootaxa, Vol. 3957, No. 1, 01.01.2015, p. 137-142.

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Ustjuzhanin, P. ; Kovtunovich, V. ; Ustjuzhanina, A. / New species of African Plume moths (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae). In: Zootaxa. 2015 ; Vol. 3957, No. 1. pp. 137-142.
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