Eupithecia centaureata,

Mironov, Vladimir & Galsworthy, Anthony, 2014, A survey of Eupithecia Curtis, 1825 (Lepidoptera, Geometridae, Larentiinae) in Mongolia with descriptions of two new species, Zootaxa 3774 (2), pp. 101-130: 114-115

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3774.2.1

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scientific name

Eupithecia centaureata
status

 

Eupithecia centaureata  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Geometra centaureata  [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775, Systematische Verzeichnis der Schmetterlinge der Wienergegend: 114. Syntype (s) lost, [ Austria]: Vienna district.

Eupithecia oblongata  var. centralisata Staudinger, 1892  , Deutsche Entomologische Zeitung, Iris  5 (1): 250. Syntypes 13, at least 5 ♂, 6 ♀ (coll. O. Staudinger in MNHU, examined), Central Asia: [ Uzbekistan]: Margelan; Namangan; Samarkand; [ Kyrgyzstan]: Alexander Mts.; [ Kazakhstan]: Saisan.

Eup[ithecia] oblongata  f. obscura Dietze, 1910, Biologie der Eupithecien 1: taf. 70, fig. 132; ibidem (1913), 2: 63. Syntypes 6, at least 4 ♀ (coll. K. Dietze in MNHU, examined), [ Kyrgyzstan]: Alai Mts.; [ Kazakhstan]: Uralsk; [ Italy]: southern Tyrol.

Eupithecia centaureata dsharkendi Vojnits, 1977  , Acta zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 23 (1–2): 230, fig. 3. Holotype ♀ ( ZFMK, examined), [ Kazakhstan]: Dsharkend, Semiretschensk.

Eupithecia chinae Vojnits, 1977  , Acta zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 23 (1–2): 231, figs 4, 5 b. Holotype ♂ ( ZFMK, now in TTM, examined), China: Shantung Province, Tai-shan, 1550 m (synonymised in Mironov & Galsworthy, 2007).

This species has a huge distribution area extending from Ireland, Portugal and Morocco in the west to the Chinese province of Guangdong and Taiwan in the south-east ( Mironov & Galsworthy, 2007). It is very common in Mongolia. Mongolia (aimags): Bulgan, Dornod, Dundgovi, Govi-Altai, Khentii, Khovd, Khuvsgul, Sukhbaatar, Tuv.

ZFMK

Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Geometridae

Genus

Eupithecia

Loc

Eupithecia centaureata

Mironov, Vladimir & Galsworthy, Anthony 2014
2014
Loc

Eupithecia centaureata dsharkendi

Vojnits 1977
1977
Loc

Eupithecia chinae

Vojnits 1977
1977
Loc

var. centralisata

Staudinger 1892
1892