Biology:Torodora manoconta

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Short description: Species of moth

Torodora manoconta
Scientific classification edit
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lecithoceridae
Genus: Torodora
T. manoconta
Binomial name
Torodora manoconta
Wu & Liu, 1994[1][2]

Torodora manoconta is a species of moth in the family Lecithoceridae. It is found in Taiwan[1][2] and the provinces of Jiangxi and Yunnan in China.[2]

The wingspan is 19–22 mm.[2] The forewings are elongate and slightly wider towards the termen. The colour is greyish brown throughout, without a pattern. There is a faint discal spot at the end of the cell. The hindwings are grey.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Shen-Horn Yen. "Torodora manoconta Wu & Liu, 1994". Catalogue of life in Taiwan. Biodiversity Research Center, Academia Sinica, Taiwan. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Park, Kyu-Tek (2007). "A review of the Torodora manoconta species-group (Lepidoptera: Lecithoceridae), with descriptions of three new species". Zootaxa 1465: 55–64. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.1465.1.6. 

Wikidata ☰ Q7826193 entry