Macrocossus toluminus ( Druce, 1887 ), Druce, 1887

Yakovlev, Roman V., Sulak, Harald & Witt, Thomas J., 2019, Preliminary list of Cossidae sensu str. (Lepidoptera, Cossoidea: Cossidae: Cossinae & Zeuzerinae) of the Republic of Angola with description of a new Strigocossus species, Zootaxa 4586 (3), pp. 445-460: 447-448

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4586.3.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:5F22E9A0-0620-4D70-AA03-439F33BA8120

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/525F4F23-9C29-FFAC-96D1-E759EB5FBAED

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scientific name

Macrocossus toluminus ( Druce, 1887 )
status

 

Macrocossus toluminus ( Druce, 1887)  

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Cossus toluminus Druce, 1887: 684   –685. Synonymized with Macrocossus rudis Aurivillius, 1900   by Clench (1959). Type locality. Gambia   .

Distribution. From Côte d'Ivoire to Malawi, Tanzania, Namibia, South Africa ( Schoorl 1990; Vári et al. 2002).

Material examined. Holotype ♂, Gambia, A. Moloney ( NHMUK), examined. 2 ♂, Angola, Prov. Huambo, 6 km N Chnigenge, Serra do Dembi, 12°46.681´S 14°54.377´E, 1400 m, 25.III.2014, leg. Sulak, Naumann & Ott ( MWM); 1 ♂, Angola, Huila Prov., ca. 17 km NWN Ndongwe, 15°21.564´S 13°55.132´E, 1356 m, 28.XI.2013, leg. Naumann, Ott & Sulak ( MWM); 1 ♂, Huila Prov., N slopes Mt. Hole , ca. 5 km SSW Bonga, 14°14.963´S 13°58.097´E, 1053 m, 01.XII.2013, leg. Naumann, Ott & Sulak ( MWM). GoogleMaps  

Remarks. First record from Angola.

NHMUK

Natural History Museum, London

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Cossidae

Genus

Macrocossus

Loc

Macrocossus toluminus ( Druce, 1887 )

Yakovlev, Roman V., Sulak, Harald & Witt, Thomas J. 2019
2019
Loc

Cossus toluminus

Druce, H. 1887: 684
1887