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Lampronia sakhalinella Kozlov, 1996

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Lampronia sakhalinella Kozlov, 1996
Type: Holotype : in ZMH (Helsinki)

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
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Habit:

Description of adults: (Pellmyr 1996): Male wing expanse 13 mm. Forewing pale grayish fuscous with bronzy lustre, and two yellow spots on costa and hind margin. Hindwing uniformly gray. Female unknown.

Distribution:

The species is known only from the Sakhalin peninsula of eastern Siberia, Russia.

Biology:

There aren┤t any data available about the biology of L. sakhalinella.

Stages in development:

The early stages are unknown.

Diagnosis:

Following Pellmyr (1996), Lampronia redimitella (Lienig & Zeller, 1846) is said to be smaller, have transverse fascia at the forewing base, and have the pecten in a different position. Lampronia quinquepunctata Nielsen, 1982 differs in having basal spots on the forewing and by having a narrower cucullus.

Worth knowing:

Sources:

Kozlov, M. V. 1996. Incurvariidae and Prodoxidae (Lepidoptera) from Siberia and the Russian Far East, with descriptions of two new species. Entomologica Fennica 7 (2): 55 - 62
Pellmyr, O. 1996. Lampronia sakhalinella Kozlov. Version 01 January 1996 (under construction). http://tolweb.org/Lampronia_sakhalinella/12373/1996.01.01 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/ [online 13 October 2009].

Publication data:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2009.10.13
not reviewed

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