Mustilizans eitschbergeri Zolotuhin, 2007

Wang, Xing, Wang, Min, Zolotuhin, Vadim V., Hirowatari, Toshiya, Wu, Shipher & Huang, Guo-Hua, 2015, The fauna of the family Bombycidae sensu lato (Insecta, Lepidoptera, Bombycoidea) from Mainland China, Taiwan and Hainan Islands, Zootaxa 3989 (1), pp. 1-138: 77-78

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Mustilizans eitschbergeri Zolotuhin, 2007
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50. Mustilizans eitschbergeri Zolotuhin, 2007  ( FIGURES 27View FIGURE 27 F – 27 H, 29 C)

Mustilizans eitschbergeri Zolotuhin, 2007  , Neue ent. Nachr., 60: 197. TL: “ China, Prov. Shaanxi, South Tai bai shan, Tsinling Mts, Houzbenzi, 1500 m ”. Holotype: male (MWM) [examined].

Diagnosis. Characterized by the reddish brown forewing, obscue antemedial, medial and postmedial lines, straight submarginal line that is curved inwards near the costa, a larger black dot in the discal cell.

Specimens examined. [JIANGXI-FUJIAN] the border, 1 male (paratype), 50 km SE of Yingtan, 27 ˚ 56 ’N, 117 ˚ 25 ’E, 1600 m, May 2002, V. Sinjaev & local collector leg. (MWM); [ HENAN] Luoyang City (Baiyunshan National Park): 5 males, 14–15.VIII. 2008, Guo-Hua Huang, Liu-Sheng Chen & Min Wang leg. ( HUNAU); [SHAANXI] Taibai County (Mt. Taibaishan): 1 male (holotype), Houzhenzi Town, 33 ˚ 53 ’N, 107 ˚ 49 ’E, 1500 m, 05– 10.V. 2000, V. Sinjaev & E. Plutenko leg. (MWM); 6 males (paratypes), the same data except 1800 m, June 1999, local collector leg. (MWM); 1 male (paratype), the same data except July 2001 (MWM); 3 males (paratypes), the same data except summer 1999 (MWM); 9 males (paratypes), the same data except 1500 m, 5– 10.V. 2000, V. Sinjaev & E. Plutenko leg. (MWM); 6 males (paratypes), Houzhenzi Town, 33 ˚ 51 ’N, 107 ˚ 49 ’E, 1600 m, 27.V – 8.VI. 1999, local collector leg. (MWM); 12 males (paratypes), the same data except 1–12.VIII. 1999, R. Brechlin leg. (MWM); 2 males (paratypes), the same data except 1500 m, September 2000, local collector leg. (MWM); 44 males (paratypes), the same data except 33 ˚ 51 ’N, 107 ˚ 57 ’E, 1500 m, 20.IV – 11.V. 1999, V. Sinjaev & E. Plutenko leg. (MWM); 3 males (paratypes), the same data except 6–20.IV. 1999, V. Sinjaev & E. Plutenko leg. (MWM); 2 males, 1500 m, 33 ˚ 50 ’N, 107 ˚ 41 ’E, April 2005, Viktor Sinyaev & his team leg. (MWM); Fopin County: 1 female, 1600 m, Panda area, Foping NR (MWM); 1 male, Mts. Qinling, 1800 m, 33 ˚ 35 ’N, 108 ˚01’E, September 2005, team of Siniaev leg. (MWM); Dabashan Mountain: 1 male (paratype), 32 ˚ 56 ’N, 109 ˚ 25 ’E, 900– 1000 m, 20–24.V. 2001, V. Sinjaev & local collector leg. (MWM); Ning Shan: 7 males (paratypes), near Ningshan town, 33 ˚ 44 ’N, 108 ˚ 26 ’E, 1500 m, June 2001, local collector leg. (MWM); 1 female (paratype), Panda area, Foping NR, 33 ˚ 45 ’N, 107 ˚ 48 ’E, 1600 m, 6–11.IV. 1999, V. Sinjaev & E. Plutenko leg. (MWM); Taibai County: 18 males (paratypes), Taibaishan Moutain, Süd-Shensi, 1700 m, 12–17.V. 1936, H. Höne leg. ( ZFMK).

Bionomics. The larval host is unknown.

Distribution. Mainland China (Jiangxi, Fujian, Henan, Shaanxi).

Remarks. This species lives mainly in mountain forests from 900 to 1800 m. There are two generations per a year, and adults appear from April to June and in August.

ZFMK

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