Two Bembecia Clearwing Moths from Northwest China (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae).

Z. G. Xu, T. Jin, X. L. Liu


Two species of clearwing moths in the genus Bembecia are described from northwest China: the new species Bembecia ningxiaensis Xu & Liu n.sp., from Ningxia District, Qinghai Prov., and Bembecia insidiosa (Le Cerf), n. comb., from Qinghai Prov., the latter a new record for Qinghai Prov.


Asia; distribution; Oriental; hostplants; Palearctic; Bembecia ningxiaensis n.sp.; Leguminosae; taxonomy

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