Chlorostauropus alternus alternus (Walker, 1855)

Chandra, Kailash, Mazumder, Arna, Sanyal, Abesh Kumar, Ash, Anirban, Bandyopadhyay, Uttaran, Mallick, Kaushik & Raha, Angshuman, 2018, Catalogue of Indian Notodontidae Stephens, 1829 (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea), Zootaxa 4505 (1), pp. 1-84 : 56-57

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4505.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:3357F55C-14EF-4EF5-967F-84DBBB40EF50

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5954268

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/0C3E87AF-FFCD-307A-FF14-F8D891E1FFFE

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Chlorostauropus alternus alternus (Walker, 1855)
status

 

a. Chlorostauropus alternus alternus (Walker, 1855)

Stauropus alternus Walker, 1855; 5: 1020.

Stauropus indicus Moore, 1879: 404.

Stauropus (Chlorostauropus) alternus alternus; Schintlmeister, 2013; 11: 425.

Chlorostauropus alternus; Kobayashi & Nonaka, 2016; 23 (1): 29.

TL: Sylhet [ Bangladesh]; TD: NHMUK

Distribution: India: Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand (Kumaon), West Bengal (Darjeeling), Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Jharkhand (Dalma WLS), Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andaman Islands. Elsewhere: Bangladesh, Cambodia, China (Taiwan), Indonesia (Borneo), Japan, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam.

Material Examined: Chhattisgarh, Surguja dist., Balrampur FRH (23.6027°N; 83.1142°E, 576 m) GoogleMaps , 14.xi.2011 (1 ex.), 16.xi.2011 (1 ex.); Mainpat FRH (22.8177°N; 83.2851°E, 1137 m), 21.xi.2011 (3 exs.); Korba dist., Kudmurah FRH (22.3207°N; 83.0787°E, 307 m), 26.xi.2011 (1 ex.), Coll. A. Raha & Party GoogleMaps ; Durg, Badbhum FRH (20.5729°N; 812845°E, 419 m), 03.ii.2014 (1 ex.), 07.ii.2014 (1 ex.), leg. S. K. Gupta & Party.

Note: Highly Polyphagous. Following host records for this species are found: Acacia catechu, Acacia dealbata, Acacia decurrens, Albizia chinensis, Amherstia nobilis, Cajanus cajan, Cassia fistula, Cassia javanica, Cassia surattensis, Desmodium oojeinense, Xylia xylocarpa, Moullava spicata, Tamarindus indica (Fabaceaea), Coffea sp. ( Rubiaceae ), Grevillea robusta ( Proteaceae ), Camellia sinensis ( Theaceae ), Mangifera indica ( Anacardiaceae ), Planchonia careya ( Lecythidaceae ), Ricinus communis, Trewia nudiflora ( Euphorbiaceae ), Rosa sp. (Roseaceae), Theobroma cacao ( Malvaceae ).

NHMUK

Natural History Museum, London

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Notodontidae