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Abstract

Taxonomic review of genus Evergestis Hübner (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) from Northeast China.

Abstract

Four species of the genus Evergestis Hübner, 1816-1826 are recognized from NE China, of which E. pallidata (Hufnagel 1767) is reported for the first time from China. The adults and genitalia of the species are briefly redescribed and illustrated with their distributional ranges, host plants and biology. A key to species of the genus based on the external characters is provided.