Pseudoricia TS = Josiodes sibyllaeJames S. Miller and Andrew V. Z. Brower
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IntroductionThe genus is known to occur in Panama and the western slopes of Colombia and Ecuador. Larvae have been discovered on Rhinorea apulicata Violaceae).
CharacteristicsThe only dioptines with narrow, porrect labial palpi, forewing veins RS2-RS4 in the sequence [RS2,[RS3,RS4]], forewing discal cell short, with a stridulatory organ (in males), and ciliate antennae.
Miller, JS. 2009. Generic revision of the Dioptinae (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea: Notodontidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 321, 1-971 + 48 plates.
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Miller, James S. and Andrew V. Z. Brower. 2010. Pseudoricia TS = Josiodes sibyllae. Version 21 July 2010 (under construction). http://tolweb.org/Pseudoricia/138644/2010.07.21 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/