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A new genus, three new species and a new species record of Epipaschiinae (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) from India

1 Zoological Survey of India, M-Block New, Alipore, Kolkata 700 053, West Bengal, India. 2 Department of Zoology & Environmental Sciences, Punjabi University, Patiala 147 002, Punjab, India.
Zoological Survey of India, M-Block New, Alipore, Kolkata 700 053, West Bengal, India.
2 Department of Zoology & Environmental Sciences, Punjabi University, Patiala 147 002, Punjab, India.
Lepidoptera Arcanusa confusa Atkinomus Atkinomus parilis Canipsa Coenodomus Lamida whitakeri

Abstract

In the present manuscript, a new genus Atkinomus Ranjan, N. Singh & Kirti, gen. nov. is established and described for a new species Atkinomus parilis Ranjan, N. Singh & Kirti, sp. nov. from Sikkim, India. Additionally, two new species, Arcanusa confusa Ranjan, N. Singh & Kirti, sp. nov. (Sikkim) and Lamida whitakeri Ranjan, N. Singh & Kirti, sp. nov. (Sikkim, Uttarakhand) are described. Lamida buruensis Janse, 1931 is reported for the first time from India. Differential diagnoses and photographs of adults and male genitalia are provided.

 

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