Redescription of Ypsolopha nervosella (Zerny, 1940) (Lepidoptera, Ypsolophidae) with first description of the female genitalia .

In three successive papers, Zerny (1939, 1940a, b) catalogued the specimens collected during his expedition to Iran. His description of the external appearance of Ypsolopha nervosella was very short (Zerny 1940b). He mentioned that Y. nervosella was similar to Y. instabilella (Mann, 1866) collected in the same location. Such a terse description of the… CONTINUE READING