Pyrausta phoenicealis ( Hübner, 1818 )

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: 45

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-FFCF-FFA4-FF3F-B90670AA1A7E

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scientific name

Pyrausta phoenicealis ( Hübner, 1818 )
status

 

14. Pyrausta phoenicealis ( Hübner, 1818) 

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

Botys coecilialis Walker, 1859b  ;

Botys phaenicealis Snellen, 1883  ;

Botys phaenicialis Snellen, 1875  ;

Myriostephes heliamma  Meyriсk, 1885b;

Rhodaria flegialis Walker, 1859b  ;

Rhodaria nerialis Boisduval, 1833b  ;

Rhodaria noraxalis Walker, 1859  с;

Rhodaria ocellusalis Walker, 1859  с;

Rhodaria panopealis Walker, 1859a  ;

Rhodaria catenalis Walker, 1866  ;

Rhodaria concatenalis Walker, 1866  ;

Rhodaria juncturalis Walker, 1866  ;

Rhodaria probalis Walker, 1859  с.

Material : 47 ex. Mali, Bamako, Ouronina 12°5'39.78"N 8°24'3.16"W, 23.01.– 24.03.2014, leg. Kravchenko et al., 2 ex. same data except the date 10– 23.09.2014 ( SMNHAbout SMNH)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution: Cosmopolitan. In Africa: Comoros, DR Congo, Gambia, Madagascar, Mauritius, Namibia, Réunion, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates ( De Prins & De Prins 2018) and Mali (new record). Also in Australasia: Australia; Nearctic: U.S. A.; Neotropical: Brazil, Colombia, Dominican Republic; Oriental: India, Taiwan; Palaearctic: China, Europe, Japan, Turkey ( De Prins & De Prins 2018).

Host-plants: Lamiaceae  : Coleus  sp., Dicerandra frutescens Shinners  , Hyptis pectinate  (L.) Poit., H. brevipes Poit.  , H. capitata Jacq.  , Rosmarinus officinalis L. Known  as perilla  leaf moth—a pest of shiso ( Perilla  ), fruit mint ( Dicerandra frutescens  ) and knobweed ( Hyptis capitata  ) ( Heppner 2003; Choi et al. 2008).

SMNH

Saskatchewan Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Crambidae

Genus

Pyrausta

Loc

Pyrausta phoenicealis ( Hübner, 1818 )

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

2018
Loc

Myriostephes heliamma

Meyrick 1885

1885
Loc

Botys phaenicealis

Snellen 1883

1883
Loc

Botys phaenicialis

Snellen 1875

1875
Loc

Rhodaria catenalis

Walker 1866

1866
Loc

Rhodaria concatenalis

Walker 1866

1866
Loc

Rhodaria juncturalis

Walker 1866

1866
Loc

Botys coecilialis

Walker 1859

1859
Loc

Rhodaria flegialis

Walker 1859

1859
Loc

Rhodaria noraxalis

Walker 1859

1859
Loc

Rhodaria panopealis

Walker 1859

1859
Loc

Rhodaria probalis

Walker 1859

1859
Loc

Rhodaria nerialis

Boisduval 1833

1833