Discovery of Cryptophasa Lewin, 1805 (Lepidoptera: Xyloryctidae) from Indonesia with the descriptions of three new species

Three new species of Cryptophasa Lewin, 1805 are described from eastern Indonesia: C. watungi Sutrisno & Suwito, 2015 sp. nov., C. kwerbaensis Sutrisno & Suwito, 2015 sp. nov., and C. choliki Sutrisno & Suwito, 2015 sp. nov. Each species is described based on adult external and genital characters. The potential apomorphic character in male genitalia of Cryptophasa, the shape of the uncus, is discussed. Key words: apomorphy, Cryptophasa, Gelechioidea, host plant, Myrtaceae, new species, Xyloryctidae

Zootaxa 3994 (1): 122–132

ISSN / ISBN / IBSN : ISSN 1175-5326 (print edition)


No. Arsip : LIPI-20220324
Download Disini