Spoladea recurvalis (Fabricius, 1775)

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: 58

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-FFDA-FFB1-FF3F-BAC470B718BF

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scientific name

Spoladea recurvalis (Fabricius, 1775)
status

 

59. Spoladea recurvalis (Fabricius, 1775) 

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

= Hymenia exodias  Meyriсk, 1904;

= Nacoleia ancylosema Dognin, 1909  ;

= Phalaena angustalis  Fabriсius, 1787;

= Spoladea animalis Guenée, 1854  .

Material : 1 ex. Mali, Bamako, Ouronina 12°5'39.78"N 8°24'3.16"W, 24.02.2014, leg. Kravchenko et al., 359 ex. same data except the date 02.04.– 12.11.2014 ( SMNHAbout SMNH)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution: Pantropical, penetrates to Palaearctic. In Africa: British Indian Ocean Territory, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Comoros, DR Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Madagascar, Maldives, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Rwanda, Réunion, Saint Helena, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe ( De Prins & De Prins 2018) and Mali (new record). Also in: Australasian: Australia, Hawaii (Molokai), New Zealand, Rapa Island; Neotropical: Brazil, French Guiana; Oriental: Andamans, India, Indonesia (Java), Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan; Palaearctic: Canary Islands, Europe, China, Japan ( De Prins & De Prins 2018).

Host-plants: Polyphagous. Often on weeds Amaranthaceae  : Altermanthera sp., Amaranthus  sp., Chenopodium  sp. Achyranthes aspera  L., Bassia indica (Wight) A.J.Scott  ; Beta vulgaris  L., Telanthera versicolor Regel  ; Aizoaceae  : Trianthema portulacastrum  L.; Brassicaceae  : Brassica  sp.; Fabaceae  : Glycine max  (L.) Merr., Vigna unguiculata  (L.) Walp. Known as beet webworm—damages spinach, beet, cotton, maize and soybean beet in tropical and sub-tropical countries ( James et al. 2010; Ogbalu 2015; De Prins & De Prins 2018).

SMNH

Saskatchewan Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Crambidae

Genus

Spoladea

Loc

Spoladea recurvalis (Fabricius, 1775)

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

2018
Loc

Spoladea animalis Guenée, 1854

Guenee 1854

1854