A New Genus Pectinimura (Lepidoptera, Gelechioidea, Lecithoceridae), with Four New Species from Thailand and The Philippines

Kyu-Tek Park, Bong-Kyu Byun


A new genus Pectinimura Park (Lepidoptera, Lecithoceridae) is described, based on the type species, Pectinimura montiatilis sp. nov. Three additional species, P. crassipalpis, P. batubatuensis, and P. crinalis are described from Thailand or the Philippine Islands. A key to species of the genus is given, with illustrations of wing venation, and the male genitalia and female genitalia when available.

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