A New Species of the Monotypic Genus Anaxyrina Meyrick (Lepidoptera, Lecithoceridae, Torodorinae)

  • Park, Kyu-Tek (McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity, Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida)
  • Published : 2008.07.31


A new species of Anaxyrina Meyrick, A. albicostalis sp. novo (Lepidoptera, Lecithoceridae, Torodorinae) is described from Thailand and the Philippines. The genus has been known only by the type species, A. cyanopa Meyrick from N. India. Image of adult, forewing venation and illustrations of the male genitalia with aedeagus for the new species are provided.


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