Hodebertia testalis (Fabricius, 1794)

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: 51-52

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-FFC5-FFAF-FF3F-BC6E70C21E1E

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scientific name

Hodebertia testalis (Fabricius, 1794)
status

 

37. Hodebertia testalis (Fabricius, 1794) 

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

= Botys albidalis ( Walker, 1866)  ;

= Botys incoloralis ( Guenée, 1854)  ;

= Botys melonalis ( Walker, 1859b)  ;

= Botys perpendiculalis  (Duponсhel, 1833);

= Botys ruficostalis ( Lederer, 1855)  ;

= Margaronia putrescens  (Meyriсk, 1934);

= Pyrausta phyllidalis  Sсhaus, 1940;

= Spilodes nitetisalis ( Walker, 1859b).

Material : 2 ex. Mali, Bamako, Ouronina 12°5'39.78"N 8°24'3.16"W, 04– 25.05.2014, leg. Kravchenko 1 ex. same data except the date 0 3.07.2014 and 1 exGoogleMaps  . same data except the date 13.10.2014 ( SMNHAbout SMNH)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution: Palaeotropical. In Africa: Botswana, Comoros, DR Congo, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Réunion, Saint Helena, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Yemen, Zambia ( De Prins & De Prins 2018) and Mali (new record). Also in Australasian: Australia; Neotropical: Cuba; Oriental: India, Malaysia, Myanmar; Palaearctic: N. Africa, S. Europe, Syria ( De Prins & De Prins 2018).

Host-plants: Malvaceae  : Hibiscus  sp.; Apocynaceae  : Gomphocarpus  sp.; Asclepias curassavica  L.; Stapelia  sp., Pergularia daemia (Forssk.) Chiov.  ( Nuss et al. 2003 –2018; De Prins & De Prins 2018).

SMNH

Saskatchewan Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Crambidae

Genus

Hodebertia

Loc

Hodebertia testalis (Fabricius, 1794)

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

2018
Loc

Margaronia putrescens

Meyrick 1934

1934
Loc

Botys albidalis (

Walker 1866

1866
Loc

Botys melonalis (

Walker 1859

1859
Loc

Botys ruficostalis (

Lederer 1855

1855
Loc

Botys incoloralis ( Guenée, 1854 )

Guenee 1854

1854
Loc

Botys perpendiculalis

Duponchel 1833

1833