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Published: 2021-11-01
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Taxonomic review of the genus Dolgoma Moore (Lepidoptera: Erebidae: Arctiinae) from Thailand with descriptions of three new species

Altai State University, Lenina Avenue, 61, RF-656049, Barnaul, Russia
Tiergartenstrasse 27, A-6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Lepidoptera Asia Lithosiina Lithosiini Teuloma Teulisna


The genus Dolgoma Moore, 1878 from Thailand is reviewed. Three new species are described: Dolgoma diktyo sp. n. (Chiang Mai Prov.), Dolgoma kawila sp. n. (Chiang Mai Prov.) and Dolgoma khelanga sp. n. (Lampang Prov.). The adults and the male and the female genitalia of the new and the similar species are illustrated.



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