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Pleuroptya harutai (Inoue, 1955)

Имаго  Pleuroptya harutai


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Pyraloidea family Crambidae subfamily Spilomelinae genus Pleuroptya → species Pleuroptya harutai

Species name(s)

Pleuroptya harutai (Inoue, 1955).


Russia regions

#36. Sredne-Amursky; #37. Nizhne-Amursky; #40. Primorsky.

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Wingspan 34-38 mm. Antennae simple, filamentous. The labial palps directed forward and slightly upward, two-color: white and brown, gustoopushёnnye. The maxillary palps are small and thin, brown. Proboscis and eyes are. The forehead is smooth, brown. Crown and nape in a protruding pale brown scales.Forewings brownish yellow with two dark brown, almost black, points located on the end and in the middle of the middle of the cell, and two lateral dark brown lines, of which the outer arcuately curved toward the outer edge in the medial-cubital vein and outside trimmed with yellow scales.The same scales are in the middle and basal cell field. In instances yellow brown transverse lines expressed more clearly. Fringe brownish-yellow from dark specimens have yellow-on-yellow light. The hind wings are the same color as the front, ie,brown and yellow, with 2 dark brown median transverse lines, not reaching posterior margin of the wing. The fringe on the front wings.
    On the front wings vein R1, R2 and R5 are free veins R3 and R4 in the general stem; veins M2 and M3 are moving away from the middle of the cell separately, but are very close together at the base.On the hind wings M2 and M3 as separate and close together at the base. [113]. Yuri Semejkin.


  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Lower Amur, Seaside, Mid-Amur. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • South Khabarovsk and Primorsky Krai.
    From the other. Countries -Japan. [113]. Yuri Semejkin.


Photo: Yuri Semejkin.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Yuri Semejkin.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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