›› 2009, Vol. 52 ›› Issue (6): 684-690.doi:

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A review of the genus Scopelodes Westwood in China (Lepidoptera:Limacodidae) (In English)


  • Online:2009-06-20 Published:2009-06-20

Abstract: Eight species of the genus Scopelodes Westwood are recognized from China, including a new species, S. bicolor, described herein. Scopelodes kwangtungensis Hering is accorded specific status. The adult and genitalia photographs of the examined species are given. A key to the Chinese species of the genus is provided.

Key words: Lepidoptera, Limacodidae, Scopelodes, taxonomy, new species, China