Orphanostigma abruptalis (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: 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

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scientific name

Orphanostigma abruptalis (Walker, 1859)
status

 

47. Orphanostigma abruptalis (Walker, 1859) 

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

= Asopia dotatalis ( Walker, 1866)  ;

= Asopia suffectalis ( Walker, 1866)  ;

= Syngamia aeruginos  a Ghesquière, 1942.

Material : 8 ex. Mali, Bamako, Ouronina 12°5'39.78"N 8°24'3.16"W, 01.09.– 19.11.2014, leg. Kravchenko et al. ( SMNHAbout SMNH).GoogleMaps 

Distribution: Palaeotropical. In Africa: Cape Verde, DR Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Nigeria, Rwanda, Réunion, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe ( De Prins & De Prins 2018) and Mali (new record). Also in Australasia: Australia, Fiji; Oriental: Andamans, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka ( De Prins & De Prins 2018).

Host-plants: Asteraceae  : Elephantopus  sp. Lamiaceae  : Coleus  sp., Hyptis  sp., Plectranthus rotundifolius (Poir.) Spreng  , Plectranthus  sp., Ocimum basilicum  L., Ocimum  sp., Mentha  sp., Perilla  sp., Malvaceae  : Gossypium hirsutum  L., Gossypium  sp. Theaceae  : Camellia japonica  L. ( De Prins & De Prins 2018). Known as leaf webber— major pest of coleus  ( Wikipedia 2018).

SMNH

Saskatchewan Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Crambidae

Genus

Orphanostigma

Loc

Orphanostigma abruptalis (Walker, 1859)

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

2018
Loc

Asopia dotatalis (

Walker 1866

1866
Loc

Asopia suffectalis (

Walker 1866

1866