Contribution to the knowledge of Chilean Phycitinae (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae): new species of Passadena Hulst, 1900, and Ragonotia Grote, 1888, from northern Chile

Danilo E. Cepeda

Abstract


Two new species of Phycitinae (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) from Chile are described: Passadena mistralae Cepeda, n. sp., and Ragonotia campodonicoi Cepeda, n. sp. Adult external morphological characters, as well as male and female genitalia, are described and illustrated for both taxa.

Resumen. Se describen dos nuevas especies de Phycitinae (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) de Chile: Passadena mistralae Cepeda, n. sp., y Ragonotia campodonicoi Cepeda, n. sp. Para ambos taxa, se entregan caracteres morfológicos externos del adulto y se describen e ilustran la genitalia masculina y femenina.

 


Keywords


Phycitini, Neotropical, Pseudopassadena, Eupassadena, taxonomy. Phycitini, Neotropical, Pseudopassadena, Eupassadena, taxonomía.

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