Strigocossus moderata (Walker, 1856), Walker, 1856

Yakovlev, Roman V. & Murphy, Raymond J., 2013, The Cossidae (Lepidoptera) of Malawi with descriptions of two new species, Zootaxa 3709 (4), pp. 371-393: 381

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3709.4.5

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6AF181F0-F659-44CC-A381-F996B4338DEC

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F3144A-FF81-FFAD-93B0-FB2FE39E1F2B

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scientific name

Strigocossus moderata (Walker, 1856)
status

 

Strigocossus moderata (Walker, 1856)  

( Fig. 30–33 View FIGURES 30 – 33. 30 )

Zeuzera moderata Walker, 1856: 1533   .

Type locality. Sierra Leone.

Type material. Holotype in BMNH, examined.

= Strigocossus leucopteris Houlbert, 1916: 84   . Syn. nov. Type locality: „Johann-Albrechts-Hohe, Kamerun “. Type material. Holotype in MNHN, examined.

= Xyleutes sjoestedti vosseleri Gaede, 1930: 546   . Syn. nov. Type locality: Moschi, D. O. Africa [ Tanzania]. Type material. Holotype in MHUB, examined.

Distribution. South Africa, Mozambique, Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania, Kenya, Cameroun, Gabon etc. (Pinhey 1979; Vári et al. 2002).

Host: Cassia   , Pterolobium (Pinhey 1979)   .

Material examined. 1 male, Ntchisi forest, C. Malawi, 5000 ft., 24.11 – 2.12.2000, leg. R.J. Murphy (RMM); 1 male, Likhubula, Mulanje Mts., Malawi, 600 m, 9.10. 2004, leg. R.J. Murphy (RMM); 1 male, same locality, 27.11. 2008, leg. R.J. Murphy (RMM); 1 male, same locality, 24.01. 2009, leg. R.J. Murphy (RMM); 1 male, Ntchisi 10 km E., Ntchisi Forest Reserve, C. Malawi, 13 ° 22 ’S; 34 °00’E, 15.01. 2009, leg. V. Kovtunovich & P. Ustjuzhanin (RYB).

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Cossidae

Genus

Strigocossus

Loc

Strigocossus moderata (Walker, 1856)

Yakovlev, Roman V. & Murphy, Raymond J. 2013
2013
Loc

Xyleutes sjoestedti vosseleri

Gaede 1930: 546
1930
Loc

Strigocossus leucopteris

Houlbert 1916: 84
1916
Loc

Zeuzera moderata

Walker 1856: 1533
1856