Epermenia pseudofuscomaculata

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Epermenia pseudofuscomaculata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Epermeniidae
Genus: Epermenia
Species: E. pseudofuscomaculata
Binomial name
Epermenia pseudofuscomaculata
Kuroko & Gaedike, 2006

Epermenia pseudofuscomaculata is a moth of the Epermeniidae family. It is endemic to Kyushu, Japan.[1]

The length of the forewings is 4–5 millimetres (0.16–0.20 in). As the species name suggests, it is similar to Epermenia fuscomaculata, but the forewings are a little darker, especially on the apical area. The fasciae are reddish brown.

Etymology[edit]

The specific name refers to the similarity to Epermenia fuscomaculata.

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