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First Report of Larval Damage to Liriope spicata by Mahasena aurea (Lepidoptera: Psychidae) in Korea with a Redescription of External Morphology of the Larva and Adult
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First Report of Larval Damage to Liriope spicata by Mahasena aurea (Lepidoptera: Psychidae) in Korea with a Redescription of External Morphology of the Larva and Adult
Roh, Seung Jin; Byun, Bong-Kyu;
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In this study, one species of the bag moth, Mahasena aurea (Butler) (Lepidoptera: Psychidae), was found for the first time in Korea as a new insect pest on leaves of Liriope spicata (Thunb.) Lour. Also, the female larvae and adults of the species were first collected in this country. Larvae, pupae, and adults of both sexes are redescribed with illustrations of all external characteristics including the genitalia of the male.
Mahasena aurea;Psychidae;Lepidoptera;Liriope spicata;Korea;
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