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Oecophorine Genera of Australia 1: The Wingia Group (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae)

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Series: Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume: 3

By: IFB Common

390 pages, B/w photos, illus


Hardback | Jan 1994 | #38854 | ISBN: 064305524X
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About this book

The present volume presents a revision of the Wingia group of 91 genera, a group which appears to be almost entirely endemic to Australia. Detailed information is provided on the morphology, including the genitalia of both sexes, and up-to-date data on the distribution, biology and larval food plants of the species referred to each genus.

A list of the species assigned to each genus is given, with full synonymy, references to the original descriptions, label data and repository of the primary type, lectotype designations, and abbreviated distribution data. Illustrations of the adults, wing venation, and male and female genitalia of the type species are included, as well as of the heads and eggs of representative genera. A key to genera is also provided.

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