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A new species of the genus Paranthrenella Strand, 1916 (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae) from China

Department of Entomology, College of Agriculture, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, 510642, China.
Shanghai Academy of Landscape Architecture Science and Planning, Key Laboratory of National Forestry and Grassland Administration on Ecological Landscaping of Challenging Urban Sites, Shanghai 200232, China.
University of Melbourne, School of BioSciences, Parkville, 3010 Victoria, Australia.
Ida 2489, Iga-shi, Mie-ken, 518-0123 Japan.
Department of Entomology, College of Agriculture, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, 510642, China.
Lepidoptera Cinnamomum Sesiinae Synanthedonini Taxonomy


A new clearwing moth, Paranthrenella cinnamoma sp. nov., is described from southern China. Adults and genitalia are illustrated, DNA barcodes provided, and potential damage to Cinnamomum trees (Lauraceae) is described. Paranthrenella mushana (Matsumura, 1931) comb. nov. is transferred from Synanthedon Hübner, [1819]. A checklist of the species of Paranthrenella Strand, 1916 of China is provided.



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