Revision of the New Genus Diploschizia (Lepidoptera: Glyphipterigidae) for North America

Heppner, John B.


Diploschizia, new genus, is described, along with 4 new species: D. minimella n. sp., D. habecki, n. sp., D. regia, n. sp., and D. kimballi, n. sp. The North American species newly combined in Diploschizia include D. lanista (Meyrick) and D. impigritella (Clemens). Three Neotropical species are also newly combined in the genus: Diploschizia glaucophanes (Meyrick), D. tetratoma (Meyrick), and D. urophora (Walsingham).

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