Ghesquierellana hirtusalis (Walker, 1859)

Poltavsky, Alexander N., Kravchenko, Vasiliy D., Traore, Mohammed M., Traore, Sekou F., Gergely, Petrányi, Witt, Thomas J., Sula, 2018, The Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) fauna of the woody savannah belt in Mali, West Africa, Zootaxa 4457 (1), pp. 39-69: 49

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4457.1.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:2A372679-102F-4E3E-8830-8DD3A799ED80

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039B7E1A-FFC3-FFA8-FF3F-B9B1702F18CF

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Plazi

scientific name

Ghesquierellana hirtusalis (Walker, 1859)
status

 

28. Ghesquierellana hirtusalis (Walker, 1859) 

( Fig. 21 View Figure )

Synonymy follows Nuss et al. (2003 –2018):

= Ghesquierellana hirsutalis Pinhey, 1975  ;

= Phostria pallas  Meyriсk, 1936;

= Polygrammodes hirtusalis borbonica Viette, 1976  .

Material : 9 ex. Mali, Bamako, Ouronina 12°5'39.78"N 8°24'3.16"W, 25.01.– 29.05.2014, leg. Kravchenko et al., 4 ex. same data except the date 15.08.– 07.11.2014 ( SMNHAbout SMNH)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution: Afrotropical. Comoros, DR Congo, Ethiopia, Gambia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Réunion, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe ( De Prins & De Prins 2018) and Mali (new record).

Host-plants: Moraceae  : Ficus carica  L., F. mauritiana Lam.  , F. mucuso Welw. ex Ficalho, F.  sur Forssk., F. trichopoda Backer, F.  vallis-choudae Delile; Malvaceae  : Gossypium  sp. ( Goff 2018).

SMNH

Saskatchewan Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Crambidae

Genus

Ghesquierellana

Loc

Ghesquierellana hirtusalis (Walker, 1859)

Poltavsky, Alexander N., Kravchenko, Vasiliy D., Traore, Mohammed M., Traore, Sekou F., Gergely, Petrányi, Witt, Thomas J., Sula 2018

2018
Loc

Polygrammodes hirtusalis borbonica

Viette 1976

1976
Loc

Ghesquierellana hirsutalis

Pinhey 1975

1975