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RODRIGUEZ, Marcela A. y ANGULO, Andrés O.. THREE NEW SPECIES OF GENUS SCRIPTANIA HAMPSON 1905, IN CHILE (LEPIDOPTERA: NOCTUIDAE: HADENINAE). Gayana (Concepc.) [online]. 2001, vol.65, n.1, pp. 27-36. ISSN 0717-6538. http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0717-65382001000100005.
The description of three new species of the genus Scriptania Hampson, 1905, is given. The diagnosis are based on the external and internal genitalia of the adults. This species are present in diverses localities of Chile. The material used for the descriptions cames from samples captured in their natural environment for one of the species, and for the other two species, came from unidentified material stored in the University of Concepción Scientific Collection and Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington - USA (USNM)
Palabras clave : Chile; Genitalia; Hadeninae; New species; Noctuidae; Lepidoptera; Scriptania.