Athalia aethiopica Koch, 2006

Koch, Frank, Pauly, Alain, Hora, Zewdu A. & Boevé, Jean-Luc, 2015, Sawflies of Ethiopia (Hymenoptera: Argidae, Tenthredinidae), Zootaxa 4021 (1), pp. 119-155: 133

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:5E93337C-8A89-4278-B9BD-D16C4255748D

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/7D088788-EE54-7A69-FF5F-639D5C81FC84

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Plazi

scientific name

Athalia aethiopica Koch, 2006
status

 

Athalia aethiopica Koch, 2006 

( Fig. 10View FIGURE 10 A –D)

Athalia aethiopica Koch, 2006: 302  . Locus typicus: Abyssinia [ Ethiopia], Dire-Daua. Holotype: ♀. Abyssinia, Dire-Daua [09° 36 'N 041° 52 'E], 19.XI. 1911 ( HNHM).

Additional Ethiopian material. Wagira [13 °00'N 037° 40 'E] (2 ♀) ( UZMT, ZSM); Tshertsher [= Chercher, 12 ° 33 'N 039° 50 'E], X. 1911 (2 ♂), leg. Kovàcs ( HNHM); Gemu-Gofa Prov.: Arba-Minch [06°02'N 037° 33 'E], 1972 (1 ♂), leg. H. Rupp ( MRAC); Jimma [07° 40 'N 036° 50 'E], 25–29.XI. 1969, leg. R. H. Cobben; Jimma, waterval, 70 km to Addis Abeba, 23.X. 1969 (1 ♀), leg. R. H. Cobben ( WUPS); near Senkele N. P., 07° 13 ’N 038° 16 ’E, ≈ 2000 m, 17.IX. 2012, on Vernonia auriculifera  ( Asteraceae  ) flowers, P 3622 (1 ♀), leg. J.-L. Boevé & A. Pauly ( RBINS); Oromia, Ghedo, 09°01’N 037° 27 ’E, 2400 m, 10.IX. 2013, P 3805 (1 ♂), 11.IX. 2013, P 3806 (1 ♀), 12.IX. 2013, P 3807 a (1 ♀), 14.IX. 2013, P 3808 (1 ♂), 24.IX. 2013, P 3810 a, P 3810 b (2 ♀), 26.IX. 2013, P 3812 (1 ♀), 17.X. 2013, P 3815 (1 ♀), 18.X. 2013, P 3821 (1 ♂), 21.X. 2013, P 3816 (1 ♀; HBRC), leg. Z. A. Hora, A. Pauly & J.-L. Boevé ( RBINS).

Distribution. Ethiopia ( Fig. 8View FIGURE 8 B).

Host plant. Unknown. The adult collected near Senkele N. P. was most probably on V. auriculifera  for pollen feeding.

HNHM

Hungarian Natural History Museum (Termeszettudomanyi Muzeum)

ZSM

Bavarian State Collection of Zoology

MRAC

Musée Royal de l’Afrique Centrale

RBINS

Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Tenthredinidae

Genus

Athalia

Loc

Athalia aethiopica Koch, 2006

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

Athalia aethiopica

Koch 2006: 302