Crambicybolomia ariditatis Mey, 2011: 246

Agassiz, David, 2022, The tribe Cybalomiini (Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea, Crambidae, Glaphyrinae) of sub-Saharan Africa, Zootaxa 5174 (2), pp. 101-156 : 107

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5174.2.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:FDA769F6-538A-4E07-8166-684850930C16

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6993706

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03B48783-FFAA-FF58-FF63-FEE9C116FBFB

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Plazi

scientific name

Crambicybolomia ariditatis Mey, 2011: 246
status

 

Crambicybolomia ariditatis Mey, 2011: 246 .

Imago (fig. 5): Wingspan 16–23 mm. Description given by Mey (2011)

Male genitalia (fig. 52): Described by Mey (2011).

Female genitalia (fig. 86): Described by Mey (2011).

Diagnosis: Characteristic of the genus, distinguished from the next species by the lack of white marks on the forewing and by the genitalia of both sexes. Superficially displays some resemblance to Phycitinae.

Life history: Unknown.

Distribution: Kenya, Uganda, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa.

Type material: Holotype ♂ described by Mey (2011) ( NMNW)

Material examined: SOUTH AFRICA: 1♂ Sissekab, N.W. of Otavi BMNH Pyralidae slide 11298; NAMIBIA: (4); Naukluft Mts., N. Nigeria: Samaru. ( NHMUK) ; KENYA: 1♂ 2♀ Rift Valley, Lake Elmenteita 6000ft, 18.iii.2000 including slide DJLA No. 902 ; 1♀ Rift Valley, Marich Pass 3000 ft 31.v.1999 slide DJLA No 903 ; 2♀ Rift Valley, Lake Baringo 0 36’ 39” N 36 01’ 10”E 3.v.2015 D.J.L. Agassiz GoogleMaps ; 2♀ Rift Valley, Gilgil 2100m, 22.xi.2009 D. Agassiz, L. Aarvik, A.J. Kingston ; 1♂ 4♀ Rift Valley , Mpala Res. C. 1720m 0 17’ 27” N 36 53’ 52” E GoogleMaps , 2♂ 3♀ Rift Valley, Lake Bogoria 3000ft 19.ii.1999 (3), 3.vii.1999 & 24025. viii.1999 D.J.L. Agassiz ; 3♂ 3♀ Central: Naro Moru 1950m 0 09’ 13” S 37 00’ 42” E 28.xii.1999 (3), 4.xii.2008, 29.xi.2011, 3−5.xii.2015 D. Agassiz et al GoogleMaps .; 1♂ Coast, Rukinga Est. , 490m 9.xii.2011 D. Agassiz & M. Ngugi ( DJLA) ; 2♀ Rift Valley L. Bogoria 3000ft, 3.vi.1999, 3.vii.1999 D.J.L. Agassiz ( NMK) .

NMNW

National Museum of Namibia

NHMUK

Natural History Museum, London

NMK

National Museums of Kenya

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Crambidae

Genus

Crambicybolomia

Loc

Crambicybolomia ariditatis Mey, 2011: 246

Agassiz, David 2022
2022
Loc

Crambicybolomia ariditatis

Mey, W. 2011: 246
2011