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Fauna Sinica: Insecta, Volume 27: Lepidoptera: Tortricidae [Chinese]

Flora / Fauna

Series: Fauna Sinica: Insecta Volume: 27

By: Liu Youqiao and Li Guangw

601 pages, 16 figs, 2 colour plates, 136 b&w plates

Science Press

Hardback | Dec 2002 | #162430 | ISBN: 7030098811
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Language: Chinese with English summary

The present work deals with the Tortricid fauna of China. It comprises two parts, the general account and systematic account. The Tortricidae (leafrollers) is one of the largest families of Microlepidoptera, with over 5000 described species in the world and a large number still to be recorded in Tropics and Asia. Historically, tortricid classification has progressed from entire external morphology to an emphasis on genitalia structure. In this fauna, morphological description, habit, host plant and distribution of 3 species, 2 genera, 1 tribe on Chlidanotinae; 296 species, 50 genera, 7 tribes on Totricinae and 259 species, 77 genera, 3 tribes on Olethreutinae of China are presented.

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