Gelechiidae Collected from Is. Ulleung-do in the East Sea, Reporting a Newly Recorded Species from Korea and an Unknown Species

울릉도에서 채집된 뿔나방과의 보고 및 2 미기록종

  • Park, Kyu-Tek (The Korean Academy of Science and Technology) ;
  • Kim, Minyoung (Department of Agricultural Biotechnology, Seoul National University) ;
  • Byun, Bong-Kyu (Department of Biological Science and Biotechnology, Hannam University)
  • Received : 2013.12.29
  • Accepted : 2014.01.20
  • Published : 2014.06.01


In a faunal survey of the Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea) from Is. Ulleung-do in the East Sea of Republic of Korea, one species of Gelechiidae, Bagdadia gnomia Ponomaranko, is reported for the first time from Korea and an unknown species of the genus Bryotropa was discovered. In addition, eight species of Gelechiidae including a little known species, Dichomeris anisacuminata Li & Zheng, were first recorded from Is. Ulleung-do. Images of adults and genitalia for the newly recorded species and a little known species are provided.


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