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Lepidogma atribasalis (Hampson, 1900)

Имаго  Lepidogma atribasalis


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Pyraloidea family Pyralidae subfamily Epipaschiinae genus Lepidogma → species Lepidogma atribasalis

Species name(s)

Lepidogma atribasalis (Hampson, 1900).


Russia regions

#40. Primorsky.

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Wingspan 16-19 mm. Threadlike antennae, base their bloated. The males move away from the base paired back almost black, growths, thin, slightly shorter antennae, at the end of a long fluffy hair. In females outgrowths absent. The labial palps thin, curved upwards, almost black, the terminal segment is thin and sharp.The maxillary palps thin, short, with a tassel on the end. Proboscis, eyes and hetozema available. The forehead, crown and nape dark gray, in a slightly protruding scales.
    The front wings are black at the base, with clearly pronounced creamy pink median field, with 2 black dots near the costal margin and the same color crescent-point at the end of the middle of the cell.Outside the field of dark gray, with black wavy outer sash. Fringe lead-gray. Hind wings monochrome gray. The fringe of the same color. [113]. Yuri Semejkin.


  • Regions of the Russian Federation: Seaside. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Outside of Russia, common in Japan. [113]. Yuri Semejkin.


Photo: Vladimir Bobow.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Yuri Semejkin.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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