Zookeys 2021 15;1031:183-204. Epub 2021 Apr 15.
Institut de Systématique, Evolution, Biodiversité (ISYEB), Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, CNRS, Sorbonne Université, EPHE, Univ des Antilles, Paris, France Sorbonne Université Paris France.
The Saturniidae is one of the most emblematic families of moths, comprising nearly 3000 species distributed globally. In this study, DNA barcode analysis and comparative morphology were combined to describe three new species within the genus , which is the most diverse genus in the family. Decaëns, Rougerie & Bonilla, , Decaëns, Rougerie & Bonilla, , and Decaëns, Rougerie & Bénéluz, are described from the Colombian Orinoco watershed, the Colombian Eastern Cordillera, and the area of endemism of Belém in the Brazilian Amazonia, respectively. Read More