Paradasycera insignis (Christoph, 1882) - a new species for Europe from eastern Slovakia (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae)




Paradasycera insignis (Christoph, 1882) has been recorded in Slovakia for the first time. This also presents a first record for Europe as the species was first described from the vicinity of Vladivostok in Russia, and all existing records thus far have come from the Russian Far East. Colour photographs of the adult and its habitat, as well as an illustration of the female genitalia are included.


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How to Cite

Tokár, Z., Sumpich, J., & Harman, M. (2024). Paradasycera insignis (Christoph, 1882) - a new species for Europe from eastern Slovakia (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae). SHILAP Revista De lepidopterología, 52(205), 181–184.