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1 July 2010 First Record of Torodora from Papua New Guinea, with the Description of a New Species (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Lecithoceridae)
Kyu-Tek Park
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During a study of Lecithoceridae of Papua New Guinea, an undescribed species of Torodrora, Torodrora wauensis Park, new species, was discovered. The new species is described, and illustrations of the adult, labial palpus, hind tibia, wing venation, and male and female genitalia are provided. The new species is compared with Torodrora meyi Park from the Philippine Islands, to which it is closely allied.

Kyu-Tek Park "First Record of Torodora from Papua New Guinea, with the Description of a New Species (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Lecithoceridae)," Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 112(3), 404-409, (1 July 2010). https://doi.org/10.4289/0013-8797.112.3.404
Published: 1 July 2010
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Philippine Islands
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