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Order Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758. In : Zhang, Z.-Q. (Ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness
van Nieukerken, Erik J.; Kaila, Lauri; Kitching, Ian J.; Kristensen, Niels Peder; Lees, David C.; Minet, Joël; Mitter, Charles; Mutanen, Marko; Regier, Jerome C.; Simonsen, Thomas J.; Wahlberg,… Expand
Global phylogeography reveals the origin and the evolutionary history of the gypsy moth (Lepidoptera, Erebidae).
- R. Zahiri, B. Christian Schmidt, A. Schintlmeister, R. Yakovlev, Michal Rindoš
- Biology, Medicine
- Molecular phylogenetics and evolution
- 1 August 2019
We examined the global phylogeography of gypsy moth (Lymantria dispar L.) using molecular data based on mitochondrial and nuclear genes. Populations from all biogeographic regions of the native and… Expand
Range expansion of Apatura iris (Linnaeus, 1758) in Siberia (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae)
Strong contraction of disjunction of eastern and western parts of Apatura iris (Linnaeus, 1758) distribution area has been observed the last years. The species is reported from Kemerovo region… Expand
On the fauna of Cossidae (Lepidoptera) of Zimbabwe with description of a new species.
The annotated list of Cossidae of Zimbabwe consists of 15 species in 9 genera from the subfamilies Cossinae and Zeuzerinae. The species Brachylia vukutu Yakovlev & Lenz, sp. nov. is newly described.
Cossidae (Lepidoptera) of Zambia
- R. Yakovlev
- 2 September 2014
The annotated list of Cossidae of Zambia includes 11 species in 7 genera from two subfamilies.
Cossidae of the Socotra Archipelago (Yemen)
Abstract The faunistic composition of the family Cossidae (Lepidoptera) of the Socotra Archipelago is revised. Five species are recognized, including two new species (Mormogystia brandstetteri and… Expand
New Cossidae (Lepidoptera) from Asia, Africa and Macronesia
- R. Yakovlev
- 26 December 2006
In this paper new taxa are described of Asian, African and Oceanian Cossidae: 8 genera- Ronaldocossus Yakovlev, gen. n. (Type species: Ronaldocossus brechlini Ya kovlev, sp. n.), Sundacossus Ya… Expand
Large geographic distance versus small DNA barcode divergence: Insights from a comparison of European to South Siberian Lepidoptera
Spanning nearly 13,000 km, the Palearctic region provides an opportunity to examine the level of geographic coverage required for a DNA barcode reference library to be effective in identifying… Expand
Description of two new species of Meharia Chrétien, 1915 (Lepidoptera: Cossidae) from East Africa.
The genus Meharia Chretien, 1915 is a monotypic genus in the subfamily Mehariinae (Yakovlev 2011), clearly differentiated from other taxa in the family Cossidae. The morphological features of the… Expand
Geraldocossus gen. nov. (Lepidoptera, Cossidae) from Mount Cameroon (West Africa).
The cossid or the Carpenter Moths (Lepidoptera, Cossidae) include about 1000 species worldwide (van Nieukerken et al., 2011), of which 750 species belong to five subfamilies that occur in the Old… Expand