A REVIEW OF THE BARSINE FLAMMEALIS SPECIES-COMPLEX WITH DESCRIPTION OF A NEW SPECIES FROM HIMALAYA (LEPIDOPTERA, EREBIDAE, ARCTIINAE)

Anton V. Volynkin, Karel Černý

Abstract


The paper contains a review of the Barsine flammealis species-complex. The status of Barsine pretiosa Moore, 1879 is revised, diagnoses for B. flammealis Moore, 1878 and B. pretiosa are given. A new species, Barsine pseudomactans Volynkin & Černý, sp. nov. is described from Himalaya (eastern India, Bhutan and Nepal). Adults, male and female genitalia of all species mentioned are illustrated.


Keywords


Lepidoptera; Erebidae; Lithosiini; Barsine; new species; Asia; Himalaya.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15421/201699

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