Scopula plumbearia (Lepidoptera: Geometridae), New to Korea

  • Choi, Sei-Woong (Department of Environmental Education, Mokpo National University) ;
  • An, Jeong-Seop (Department of Biology, Mokpo National University)
  • Received : 2010.10.06
  • Accepted : 2010.11.12
  • Published : 2010.11.30


The sterrhine species Scopula plumbearia (Leech) is reported for the first time in Korea, based on four male specimens from an island in Dadohaehaesang National Park, Jeonnam Province. Diagnosis of the species is provided with a brief description of the adult, including male genitalia.


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