First record of the genus Neostatherotis Oku from China, with the descriptions of four new species (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Olethreutinae)

Zootaxa. 2015 Mar 31;3941(2):247-54. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3941.2.5.


The tortricid genus Neostatherotis Oku, 1974 is newly reported from China, and four species are described as new: N. psilata, sp. nov., N. sparsula, sp. nov., N. angustata, sp. nov., and N. breviuscula, sp. nov. Morphological descriptions and illustrations are provided, and a key for identification of the Chinese species is given.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Animal Distribution
  • Animal Structures / anatomy & histology
  • Animal Structures / growth & development
  • Animals
  • Body Size
  • China
  • Female
  • Male
  • Moths / anatomy & histology
  • Moths / classification*
  • Moths / growth & development
  • Organ Size