1247 Phylogenetically relevant characters of Crambidae (Lepidoptera)

Tuesday, December 14, 2010: 3:20 PM
Sheffield (Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center)
James Hayden , Invertebrate Zoology, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, PA
The distribution of significant morphological and behavioral characters among pyraustine-like Crambidae is reviewed, and their importance for the diagnosis of traditional subfamilies is put to the phylogenetic test. The relationships of certain unusual taxa are critically examined.

doi: 10.1603/ICE.2016.50975