Mniotype anilis sylvatica (Bellier, 1861)

Volynkin, Anton V., Matov, Alexei Yu., Behounek, Gottfried & Han, Hui-Lin, 2014, A review of the Palaearctic Mniotype adusta (Esper, 1790) species-group with description of a new species and six new subspecies (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), Zootaxa 3796 (1), pp. 1-32: 13-14

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Mniotype anilis sylvatica (Bellier, 1861)
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Mniotype anilis sylvatica (Bellier, 1861) 

( Figs 42View FIGURES 41 – 50, 80View FIGURES 75 – 80, 116View FIGURES 113 – 120)

Mamestra sylvatica Bellier, 1861  , Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (4) 1: 29, pl. 2, fig. 11 (Type locality: Corsica).

Synonymy: Crino sylvatica  var. bellieri Schawerda, 1943  (Type locality: Corsica).

Material examined. 1 male, Korsika, Restonica Bie. de Grotelle, 1400 m, 4.viii. 1977, R. Oswald (Coll. GBG / ZSM); 1 female, Nr 5, Frankreich / Korsika, Monte Cinto Gebiet, 1800 m, ca. 3 km SW Haut Asco (GR 20), Nacht- Tagfang, 20.vii. 1998, leg. N. Keil, P. Schwarzbauer (Coll. GBG / ZSM); 1 male, Corsica, 12 ..., A. Faller Frbg. / 42 / coll. Bartha / Coll. Lepidoptera Hungarian  Natural History Museum, Budapest (Coll. HNHM); 1 female, Corsica, Vizzavona, Genuesenfort, 12.vii. 1925, Col. V. Bartha / Coll. Lepidoptera Hungarian  Natural History Museum, Budapest (Coll. HNHM).

Slides AV0788 (male), AV0787 (female) Volynkin.

Diagnosis. Wingspan 45–47 mm. Head, thorax and abdomen dark blackish grey. Ground colour of forewing dark blackish grey. Wing pattern similar to that of the nominotypical subspecies. Hindwing dark brownish grey. The male genitalia ( Fig. 80View FIGURES 75 – 80) very close to M. anilis anilis  , but uncus slightly longer and juxta somewhat narrower. The female genitalia ( Fig. 116View FIGURES 113 – 120) have no diagnostic features with regard to M. anilis anilis  .

Distribution. Corsica and Sardinia.

GBG

Goteburg Botanical Garden

ZSM

Bavarian State Collection of Zoology

HNHM

Hungarian Natural History Museum (Termeszettudomanyi Muzeum)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Noctuidae

Genus

Mniotype