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Ordrupia macroctenis

(Ordrupia macroctenis)

Description

Ordrupia macroctenis is a moth in the Copromorphidae family. It was described by Meyrick in 1926. It is found in Peru. The wingspan is 34–37 mm. The forewings are violet-fuscous, darker in females, lighter and ochreous-tinged towards the dorsum anteriorly. There are cloudy dark fuscous dots in the disc at one-third and on the lower angle of the cell, and a more obscure mark on the upper angle. The hindwings are pale greyish.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Insecta
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Copromorphidae
Genus:Ordrupia
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