New genus and species of Yponomeutidae (Lepidoptera: Yponomeutoidea) associated with Maytenus boaria Molina (Celastraceae) from Chile, with descriptions of immature stages and natural history observations

  • A new genus and species of Yponomeutidae (Lepidoptera: Yponomeutoidea) from Chile, Chileporter huemeri n. gen. and n. sp., is described based on adults, larvae and pupae. This is the second record of a specific herbivore associated with Maytenus boaria Molina.
  • Se describe un nuevo género y especie de Yponomeutidae (Lepidoptera: Yponomeutoidea) de Chile, Chileporter huemeri n. gen. y n. sp., basado en caracteres morfológicos del adulto, larva y pupa. Este corresponde al segundo registro de un herbívoro específico asociado a Maytenus boaria Molina.

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Author:Danilo E. Cepeda
Parent Title (English):Insecta mundi
Series (Serial Number):Insecta Mundi (647)
Publisher:Flora & Fauna Publ.
Place of publication:Gainesville, Fla.
Document Type:Article
Date of Publication (online):2018/08/03
Date of first Publication:2018/07/31
Publishing Institution:Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2021/11/18
Tag:Neotropical; Yponomeutinae; Zelleria; chaetotaxy; taxonomy
Neotropical; Yponomeutinae; Zelleria; quetotaxia; taxonomía
Issue:article 647
Page Number:14
First Page:1
Last Page:12
Dewey Decimal Classification:5 Naturwissenschaften und Mathematik / 59 Tiere (Zoologie) / 590 Tiere (Zoologie)
Sammlungen:Sammlung Biologie / Sondersammelgebiets-Volltexte
Licence (German):License LogoCreative Commons - Namensnennung-Nicht kommerziell 3.0