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Title Yponomeutoid moths of Israel : (Lepidoptera, Yponomeutidae, Plutellidae, Argyresthiidae) / Zlata S. Gershenson [and others]
Published Sofia : Pensoft, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (94 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates) : illustrations (some color), maps
Series Pensoft series faunistica, 1312-0174 ; no. 58
Pensoft series faunistica ; no. 58. 1312-0174
Summary This monograph, part of the "Evolution Canyon" model research program, is the first overview of the 3 families, 6 genera, and 25 species of the Yponomeutoid moths from Israel. For each species, main references, diagnostic characters, including external morphology of the imago, male genitalia, trophic connections, geographical distribution, and comparative remarks are given. Keys to the identification of the Yponomeutoid moths from Israel to families, genera, and species are presented. The following three species are newly recorded from Israel: Yponomeuta plumbellus (Den. et Schiff.), Y. sedellus Tr., and Argyresthia conjugella Zell. The book is addressed to specialists in moths, collectors, biogeographers and nature conservationsts
Notes "Part of the 'Evolution Canyon' model research program"--Page 4 of cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 80-90) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Argyresthiidae -- Israel -- Classification.
Plutellidae -- Israel -- Classification.
Yponomeutidae -- Israel -- Classification.
Genre/Form Classification.
Form Electronic book
Author Gershenson, Zlata S.
ISBN 1281431761
1435644522 (electronic bk.)
9781435644526 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Yponomeutoid moths (Lepidoptera, Yponomeutidae, Plutellidae, Argyresthiidae) of Israel