Saldaitis A.1, Yakovlev R.V.2 2019. Rasa litanga — a new genus and species of Carpenter Moth (Lepidoptera: Cossidae: Cossinae) from Sichuan Province (China) // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.28. No.2: 183–185 [in English].

1 Nature Research Centre, Akademijos 2, LT-08412 Vilnius, Lithuania. E-mail:

2 Altai State University, Lenina pr. 61, RF-656049 Barnaul, Russia. E-mail:

doi: 10.15298/rusentj.28.2.11

ABSTRACT. The article gives a description of a new genus and species, Rasa litanga, gen. et sp.n. from highlands of Sichuan (China). The description is given on two female. The images of the adult and genitalia are provided. The taxonomic position of the genus in the subfamily Cossinae has not been exactly defined.

KEY WORDS: Cossidae, taxonomy, systematics, fauna, new taxa.

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