Taxonomic note about Willow Ermine Moth Yponomeuta rorrellus Hübner (Lepidoptera: Yponomeutidae) from Ladakh division of Jammu & Kashmir, India

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Mudasir Ahmed Dar
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1578-3066
Shahid Ali Akbar
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-0284-136X
Govindasamy Mahendiran
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-3151-8959

Abstract

Yponomeuta rorrellus (Hübner, 1796) is considered a monophagous pest of the willow plantation (Salix spp.) in Drass and Leh districts of Ladakh Division (Jammu & Kashmir), with its peak activity recorded during the months of July and August.  The taxonomic study of the species is presented here for the first time.

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Dar, M.A., Akbar, S.A. and Mahendiran, G. 2017. Taxonomic note about Willow Ermine Moth Yponomeuta rorrellus Hübner (Lepidoptera: Yponomeutidae) from Ladakh division of Jammu & Kashmir, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 9, 6 (Jun. 2017), 10361–10364. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.2995.9.6.10361-10364.
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