Russian Journal of Biological Invasions

, Volume 8, Issue 4, pp 347–350 | Cite as

New finds of alien Lepidoptera species in Dagestan

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Abstract

In 2016 in Dagestan, new species of pyralids, expanding their range in the Northern Caucasus, were found: Glyphodes perspectalis (Walker, 1859) and Palpita vitrealis (Rossi, 1794). Also, new reports of species collected for the first time in 2015 were made: Glyphodes pyloalis Walker, 1859 and Hellula undalis (Fabricius, 1794).

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Crambidae Glyphodes perspectalis Glyphodes pyloalis Palpita vitrealis Hellula undalis pests Dagestan 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Southern Federal UniversityRostov-on-DonRussia
  2. 2.Caspian Institute of Biological Resources, Dagestan Scientific CenterRussian Academy of SciencesMakhatchkalaRussia

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