Strigocossus moderata (Walker, 1856)

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: 452-453

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/525F4F23-9C2C-FFA7-96D1-E64DEB5FBA5D

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Strigocossus moderata (Walker, 1856)
status

 

Strigocossus moderata (Walker, 1856)  

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Zeuzera moderata Walker, 1856: 1533   . Combination Strigocossus moderata (Walker, 1856)   was established by Houlbert (1916).

Type locality. Sierra Leone   .

Distribution. From central to southern Africa ( Pinhey 1979; Vári et al. 2002).

Host plants: Cassia   L., Pterolobium R. Br. ex Wight & Arn.   ( Pinhey 1979).

Material examined. Holotype ♂, Sierra Leone ( NHMUK), examined; 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); 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 ♂, Angola, Huila Prov., ca. 3 km N Camava, 14°49.446′S 14°13.594′E, 1414 m, 30.XII.2013, leg. Naumann, Ott & Sulak ( MWM); 1 ♂, Angola, Huila Prov., ca. 5 km N Camava, 14°47.865′S 14°13.633′E, 1434 m, 29.XI.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

Strigocossus

Loc

Strigocossus moderata (Walker, 1856)

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

Zeuzera moderata

Walker 1856: 1533
1856
Loc

Strigocossus moderata

Walker 1856
1856