Palpita metallata (Fabricius, 1781)

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: 55

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-FFD9-FFB2-FF3F-B821713F18B2

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scientific name

Palpita metallata (Fabricius, 1781)
status

 

48. Palpita metallata (Fabricius, 1781) 

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

= Glyphodes ocellata Hampson, 1899  ;

= Glyphodes picticaudalis Hampson, 1908  .

Material : 1 ex. Mali, Bamako, Ouronina 12°5'39.78"N 8°24'3.16"W, 03.07.– 03.09.2014, leg. Kravchenko et al. ( SMNHAbout SMNH).GoogleMaps 

Distribution: Afrotropical: Angola, Cameroon, Comoros, DR Congo, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda ( De Prins & De Prins 2018) and Mali (new record).

Host-plants: Apocynaceae  : Funtumia elastica (Preuss) Stapf  , Funtumia  sp. (Lamborn 1914; Goff 2018).

SMNH

Saskatchewan Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Crambidae

Genus

Palpita

Loc

Palpita metallata (Fabricius, 1781)

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

2018
Loc

Glyphodes picticaudalis

Hampson 1908

1908
Loc

Glyphodes ocellata

Hampson 1899

1899