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https://doi.org/10.48027/hnb.45.103

Chrysoesthia sexguttella (Thunberg, 1794), a new species for Bulgaria (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae)


Tsvetomir Tsvetanov; Boyan Zlatkov https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5704-1634

2 October 2023 · volume 45 · (issue 10) · pp. 271–274 · PDF [full text]

Abstract: Chrysoesthia sexguttella (Thunberg, 1794) is reported for the first time from Bulgaria. The species was found on Spinacia oleracea in Vinarovo Village, Vidin Province, Northwestern Bulgaria. Set moth and female genitalia are illustrated.

Keywords: faunistics, genitalia, Microlepidoptera

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Tsvetanov Ts., Zlatkov B. 2023 Chrysoesthia sexguttella (Thunberg, 1794), a new species for Bulgaria (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Historia naturalis bulgarica 45: 271–274.

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