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TWO NEW SPECIES AND FIRST RECORD OF THE GENUS HELCYSTOGRAMMA ZELLER (LEPIDOPTERA : GELECHIIDAE) FROM INDIA

ABSTRACTS OF THE PAPERS APPEARING IN VOLUME 53(2003)
 
H.S. Rose and P.C. Pathania
Department of Zoology, Punjabi University, Patiala - 147 002

Abstract
Besides two new species i.e., Helcystogramma clarkei and H. uedai another species i.e., H. hibisci (Stainton) is recorded for the first time from Siwaliks in North-Western India. The congeneric nature of the species has been established on the basis of various morphological characters particularly the male genitalia.

Key words: Gelechiidae , genitalia, helcystogramma, lepidoptera, Siwaliks.
 
 
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