Polymixis (Lophotyna) hoenei ( Boursin, 1956 ), Benedek & Volynkin & Babics & Saldaitis, 2021

Benedek, Balázs, Volynkin, Anton V., Babics, János & Saldaitis, Aidas, 2021, Review of the subgenus Lophotyna Hampson of the genus Polymixis Hübner (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Noctuinae), with descriptions of two new species from Myanmar, Zootaxa 4999 (1), pp. 22-40: 25

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4999.1.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:7DA483B0-7F8B-48BF-A359-12DCD0BC9B9B

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5089305

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C12C87CB-FF91-0E3E-FF52-D34EFAA5AF1D

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Polymixis (Lophotyna) hoenei ( Boursin, 1956 )
status

comb. nov.

Polymixis (Lophotyna) hoenei ( Boursin, 1956)   , comb. nov.

( Figs 5, 6 View FIGURES 1–8 , 22 View FIGURES 21–23 , 31 View FIGURES 30–35 )

Lophotyna hönei Boursin, 1956   , Zeitschrift der Wiener Entomologischen Gesellschaft, 41: 298, plate 30, figs 4, 5 (adults), plate 31, fig. 8 (male genitalia) (Type-locality: [ China, Yunnan, Lijiang] “ Li-kiang ( Nord-Yünnan ), etwa 3000 m ”).

Type material examined. Photographs of the holotype: male, “Li-kiang. ( China). Provinz Nord-Yuennan. 2.xi.1934. H. Höne. ” / red label “ Holotype ” ( ZFMK). Photographs of the paratypes: 1 female, with the same locality and collector as in the holotype, but 10.xi.1934. / red label “ Allotype ” ( ZFMK); 1 male, with the same locality and collector as in the holotype, but 14.xi.1934, gen. prep. No.: DS2302 ♂ ( ZFMK); 1 female, with the same locality and collector as in the holotype, but 8.xi.1934, gen. prep. No.: DS2303 ♀ ( ZFMK).  

Diagnosis. The forewing length is 22 mm in males and 23 mm in females. The detailed comparison of P. hoenei   and P. albosignata   is provided above in the diagnosis of the latter species.

Distribution and bionomics. The species is known only from its type locality in northern Yunnan Province of China. The moths are on the wing in autumn, the habitat preferences and preimaginal stages are unknown.

ZFMK

Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Noctuidae

Genus

Polymixis

Loc

Polymixis (Lophotyna) hoenei ( Boursin, 1956 )

Benedek, Balázs, Volynkin, Anton V., Babics, János & Saldaitis, Aidas 2021
2021
Loc

Lophotyna hönei

Boursin 1956
1956