Taxonomy of the genus Ctenoceratoda Varga, 1992 (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) with the description of seven new species

Z. Varga, P. Gyulai

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Abstract

The taxonomy of the genus Ctenoceratoda is revised; diagnostic characters of five species groups are given; seven new species (Ctenoceratoda lukhtanovi, C. peregovitsi, C. psychrogena, C. aksakal, C. anthracina, C. naryna and C. transalaica) are described and illustrated. Four species have been transferred to Polia OCHSENHEIMER, 1816 with revised status: P. subviolacea LEECH, P. ignorata HREBLAY, P. praecipua STAUDINGER and P. sublimis DRAUDT. The taxonomic relationships of the new and closely related species are discussed. With 91 figures.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)169-197
Number of pages29
JournalActa Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae
Volume45
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 1999

Keywords

  • Ctenoceratoda
  • New species
  • Revised status
  • Species groups
  • Taxonomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Animal Science and Zoology

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