Catocala hermia ssp. hermia, Gall, Lawrence & Hawks, David, 2010

Gall, Lawrence & Hawks, David, 2010, Systematics of moths in the genus Catocala (Lepidoptera, Erebidae) IV. Nomenclatorial stabilization of the Nearctic fauna, with a revised synonymic check list, ZooKeys 39 (39), pp. 37-83: 68-69

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.3897/zookeys.39.425

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3788663

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/038D2962-FF84-1B31-5EE0-F996FEB6FD97

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scientific name

Catocala hermia ssp. hermia
status

syn. n.

Catocala hermia ssp. hermia   syn. sheba Cassino   , syn. n.

Fig. 37 (lectotype)

Catocala sheba Cassino, 1919: 99  

Catocala sheba   ; McDunnough 1938: 116

Catocala sheba   ; Franclemont and Todd 1983: 128

Type material. Catocala sheba   : the original description states “Types: 1 ♁, one ♀, paratypes 8 ♁s, 7 ♀ s in the author’s collection.” A male is at the USNM, with correct locality and date information, and a label “C. new= / muni / Cassino.” It also bears the following label by F. H. Benjamin: “Think this ♁ type / of sheba Cass.   /…who says descr. / under diff. name / from that on / Type label / FHB.” Th is male is designated lectotype to clarify application of the name sheba   . In addition to the above two labels, the lectotype bears the labels “Jemez Springs / New Mex”, “Sept 3”, “Barnes / Collection.” Th e lectotype of C. sheba   is a typical specimen of the widespread and morphologically variable C. hermia H. Edwards, 1880   . Type Locality: Jemez Springs, New Mexico, [ USA].

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Noctuidae

Genus

Catocala

Loc

Catocala hermia ssp. hermia

Gall, Lawrence & Hawks, David 2010
2010
Loc

Catocala sheba

Franclemont JG & Todd EL 1983: 128
1983
Loc

Catocala sheba

McDunnough JH 1938: 116
1938
Loc

Catocala sheba