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Published: 2021-11-17
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Four new species of Thubdora Park, 2018 and one new species of Torodora Meyrick, 1894 (Lepidoptera, Lecithoceridae, Torodorinae) from Tanzania

Bioresource and Environmental Center, Incheon National University, Incheon, 22012 Korea.
Department of Plant Medicine, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, CB 28644, Korea.
Lepidoptera Afrotropical fauna Afrotropics Microlepidoptera new taxa


Four new species of Thubdora Park, 2018 and one new species of Torodora Meyrick,1894 are described from Tanzania. The new species are Thubdora forficatalis Park & Cho, sp. nov., T. mufindiensis Park & Cho, sp. nov., T. ochrospilosa Park & Cho, sp. nov., T. tanzaniana Park & Cho, sp. nov., and Torodora melanonota Park & Cho, sp. nov. Images of adults and genitalia of the new species are provided and a map for the type localities of the new species is given.



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