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1 September 2010 Two New Species of the Genus Torodora Meyrick (Lepidoptera: Lecithoceridae) from China
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Two new species of the genus Torodora Meyrick, T. bacillaris M. Wang and Xiong sp. nov. and T. styloidea H. Wang and M. Wang sp. nov. are described, illustrated and compared with their related species, T. galera and T. pseudogalera. T. bacillaris sp. nov. is characterized by juxta with a pair of long, heavily sclerotized lateral lobes; cucullus with somewhat convex outer margin, and not triangular; cornuti consisting of a long row of spicules. T. styloidea sp. nov. is distinguished from its congeners by lateral lobes of juxta long, strongly sclerotized, and expanded apically; sacculus with a U-shaped concavity before cucullus; vesica with numerous spicules.

Hou-shuai Wang, Wei Xiong, and Min Wang "Two New Species of the Genus Torodora Meyrick (Lepidoptera: Lecithoceridae) from China," Entomological News 121(4), (1 September 2010). https://doi.org/10.3157/021.121.0410
Received: 23 September 2009; Accepted: 2 December 2010; Published: 1 September 2010
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