Parapoynx fluctuosalis ( Zeller, 1852 )

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: 42

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-FFCA-FFA1-FF3F-B98477AF1989

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scientific name

Parapoynx fluctuosalis ( Zeller, 1852 )
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2. Parapoynx fluctuosalis ( Zeller, 1852) 

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

= Hydrocampa circealis Walker, 1859  ;

= Nymphula luteivittalis Mabille, 1880  ;

= Oligostigma chrysippusalis Walker, 1859  ;

= Oligostigma curta Butler, 1879  ;

= Oligostigma obitalis Walker, 1859  ;

= Parapoynx linealis Guenée, 1854  ;

= Paraponyx  [siс] oryzalis Wood-Mason, 1885;

= Paraponyx  [siс] rugosalis Mösсhler, 1890.

Material : 15 ex. Mali, Bamako, Ouronina 12°5'39.78"N 8°24'3.16"W, 23.01.– 08.03.2014, leg. Kravchenko et al., 5 ex. same data except the date 15.10.– 17.11.2014 ( SMNHAbout SMNH)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution: Afrotropical: Botswana, Burkina Faso, Comoros, DR Congo, Ethiopia, Guinea, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe ( De Prins & De Prins 2018) and Mali (new record). Also in Australasian: Australia, Fiji, Guam, Hawaii; Neotropical: the Galapagos Islands, Puerto Rico; Oriental: India, Malaysia, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Taiwan; Palaearctic: China, Italy (Sardinia), Japan, Morocco, Portugal, Spain, Tunisia, United Kingdom ( De Prins & De Prins 2018; Wikipedia 2018).

Host-plants: Hydrilloideae  : Hydrilla verticillata  (L.f.) Royle; Nymphaeaceae  : Nymphaea  sp., Poaceae  : Oryza sativa  L. ( Goff 2018). Known as waved China-mark—global pest of rice.

SMNH

Saskatchewan Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Crambidae

Genus

Parapoynx

Loc

Parapoynx fluctuosalis ( Zeller, 1852 )

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

2018
Loc

Nymphula luteivittalis

Mabille 1880

1880
Loc

Oligostigma curta

Butler 1879

1879
Loc

Oligostigma chrysippusalis

Walker 1859

1859
Loc

Oligostigma obitalis

Walker 1859

1859
Loc

Parapoynx linealis Guenée, 1854

Guenee 1854

1854