Athalia sjoestedti Konow, 1907

Koch, Frank, Pauly, Alain, Hora, Zewdu A. & Boevé, Jean-Luc, 2015, Sawflies of Ethiopia (Hymenoptera: Argidae, Tenthredinidae), Zootaxa 4021 (1), pp. 119-155: 137

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4021.1.5

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scientific name

Athalia sjoestedti Konow, 1907
status

 

Athalia sjoestedti Konow, 1907 

Athalia sjoestedti Konow, 1907: 4  . Locus typicus: Deutsch-Ostafrika [ Tanzania], Kilimandjaro [Kilimanjaro], Kibonoto. Lectotype designated by Koch (2006: 312): ♀. Kilimandjaro, Kibonoto, Kulturzone, 14.XI. [1905 or 1906], Sjöstedt ( NHRS).

Athalia vollenhoveni  var. infumata Mocsáry, 1909: 13  . Locus typicus: Tanzania, Kibosho. Lectotype designated by Koch (2006: 312): ♀. Kibosho, Katona ( HNHM).

Athalia marginipennis Enderlein, 1920: 354 sensu Benson, 1962: 379  (misidentification).

Ethiopian material. Anderatscha [07° 12 'N 036° 16 'E], 05.IV. 1901 (1 ♀), leg. O. Neumann (MFN).

Distribution. Burundi, Ethiopia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe.

Host plant. Brassica rapa  L., B. oleracea  L. ( Brassicaceae  ) ( Benson 1962: 378) according to the examined material: collected on cruciferous crop ( Brassicaceae  ) from Musasa (Mosso), 21.III. 1956, J. Decelle (2 ♂, 3 ♀); reared on Brassica  from Kivu: Uvira, 05.I. 1960, G. Marlier (1 ♂, 3 ♀); Raphanus  from Amani, 12.IX. 1904, Vosseler (1 ♀); in rosettes of young Lobelia  ( Lobeliaceae  ) from Kivu: Itobwe, I. 1960, N. Leleup (1 ♂), probably only for pollen feeding.

Remarks. Athalia sjoestedti  belongs to the A. vollenhoveni  species group ( Koch 2006).

NHRS

Swedish Museum of Natural History, Entomology Collections

HNHM

Hungarian Natural History Museum (Termeszettudomanyi Muzeum)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Tenthredinidae

Genus

Athalia

Loc

Athalia sjoestedti Konow, 1907

Koch, Frank, Pauly, Alain, Hora, Zewdu A. & Boevé, Jean-Luc 2015
2015
Loc

Athalia vollenhoveni

Koch 2006: 312
Mocsary 1909: 13
Loc

Athalia marginipennis Enderlein, 1920 : 354 sensu Benson, 1962 : 379

Benson 1962: 379
Enderlein 1920: 354