Streblote solitaria, Zolotuhin, 1991

Zolotuhin, Vadim V. & Zahiri, Reza, 2008, The Lasiocampidae of Iran (Lepidoptera), Zootaxa 1791, pp. 1-52: 47-48

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.274319

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Streblote solitaria
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* Streblote solitaria   Zolotuhin, 1991

Fig. 19 View FIGURE 19 , female.

Streblote solitaria Zolotuhin, 1991   , Atalanta 22 (2 / 4): 120, figs 2 c, 4 a –e. TL: Transcaucasus, Armenia. Holotype: male

( ZISP).

Distribution (Map 36): Transcaucasus ( Armenia). - In Iran: Kordestan, Kohkiluyeh va Boyerahmad, Fars, Kerman provinces.

Bionomics. This bivoltine species is known from only a few specimens, and the biology is poorly known. It occurs from 1500 to 2350 m and is on the wing in late March and August. Food plants unknown. The species is noted from Iran for the first time. The female is described and figured for the first time, being similar in appearance to S. alpherakyi   but generally darker, with deeper reddish-brown ground colour, and more uniform forewing ground color. Hindwings with indistinct greyish transversal band. Wing expanse 48–57 mm, forewing length 23–27 mm.

MAP 36. Streblote solitaria Zolotuhin, 1991   .

Material Examined: male, holotype of solitaria, Transcaucasus   , Armenia ( ZISP); 2 males, Iran, Kordestan, Marivan, 2.VIII. 1967, Derfoulian leg. (MWM); 1 male, N. Iran, Elburs-Geb., 1600 m, 14 km NE Keredji, 28.V 1970, leg. Vartian ( NHMW). ( HMIM): Kordestan: Marivan, 02.VIII. 1967, leg. Dezfulian. Kohkiluyeh va Boyerahmad: Sisakht, 12 km SE, 1920 m, 15.VIII. 1978, leg. Pazuki & Borumand; Sisakht, Yasuj, 2350 m, 13.VI. 1973, leg. Hashemi & Zairi; Sisakht, Yasuj, 2250 m, 13.VI. 1972, leg. Ebert & Pazuki. Fars: Maharlu Lake, 1500 m, 12.IV. 1994, leg. Parchami & Ebrahimi; Mianjangal, 27.IV. 1971, leg. Safavi & Zairi; Tange-e-Tchogan, 30 km N Kazerun, 930 m, 23.III. 1971, leg. Abai M.; Sivand, 10 km N, Shiraz, 1150 m, 15.V. 1974, leg. Abai & Pazuki. Kerman: Ghanat-e-Marvan, Baft, 2800 m, 23.V. 1977, leg. Safavi, Pazuki & Abai; Jebal Barez, 2400 m, 19.IV. 1971, leg. Safavi & Zairi; Esfandagheh Sargaz, Jiroft, 1650 m, 20.IV. 1971, leg. Safavi & Zairi.

ZISP

Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences

NHMW

Naturhistorisches Museum, Wien

HMIM

Jardí Botànic Marimurtra