A new species of the genus Coptotriche (Lepidoptera: Tischeriidae) from Okinawa Island, Japan

Hyeong Kyu Kim, Sadahisa Yagi, Shigeki Kobayashi, Toshiya Hirowatari

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Abstract

A new Symplocos trumpet leafminer, Coptotriche yanbarensis Kim & Yagi sp. nov., feeding on S. stellaris and S. okinawensis (Symplocaceae) is described from Okinawa Island, Japan. The new species is distinguishable from the Japanese Symplocos feeding described species, C. symplocosella Kobayashi & Hirowatari, 2016 by the forewing coloration, the shape of genitalia, and also DNA barcodes.

Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity
DOIs
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 2022

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Ecology
  • Animal Science and Zoology
  • Plant Science
  • Insect Science

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