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Published: 2020-07-10
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Description a new species of Nemacerota Hampson, [1893] (Lepidoptera: Thyatiridae) from the Xizang Autonomous Region, China

Tibet Plateau Institute of Biology, Lhasa, CH-850000, China.
Heterocera Ltd, H-11437 Budapest, Szt. István krt 4, Hungary.
School of Forestry, Northeast Forestry University, Harbin, CH-150040, China. Key Laboratory of Sustainable Forest Ecosystem Management-Ministry of Education, Northeast Forestry University, Harbin, 150040, China.
Lepidoptera Chinese fauna Himalayan-Sino-Pacific morphology Southeast Tibet taxonomy


A new species of Nemacerota Hampson, [1893], N. paizhenensis sp. n., is described from the Xizang Autonomous Region (= Tibet), China. The male adult and the genitalia of the new species are illustrated and compared with its most similar species: N. inouei László, Ronkay, Ronkay & Witt, 2007 and N. pectinata (Houlbert, 1921); an identification key and distribution map for all Chinese Nemacerota species are provided.



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