Zamarada melasma Fletcher, 1974

Sciarretta, Andrea & Hausmann, Axel, 2020, The Geometridae of Ethiopia III: genus Zamarada (Lepidoptera: Geometridae Ennominae, Cassymini), Zootaxa 4894 (3), pp. 301-328: 311

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4894.3.1

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lsid:zoobank.org:pub:4CDDB76D-F7CE-42C6-8EB1-FF35C34C7126

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4327445

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/E92E87A9-FFC2-FFD4-90BF-FC02C88BA378

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scientific name

Zamarada melasma Fletcher, 1974
status

 

Zamarada melasma Fletcher, 1974  

( Figs 22, 23 View FIGURES 19–25 , 46 View FIGURES 42–47 )

Zamarada melasma Fletcher 1974: 59   , pl.16, text figs. 515–516, pl. 16, figs. 515–516, pl.99 figs 885,886. Locus typicus: Abyssinia [ Ethiopia]: Dire Daoua, iv.1936 (H. Uhlenhuth) (Holotype Ƌ in NHMUK).

Literature records. Dire Daoua; Awash ( Fletcher 1974).

Examined material. 4Ƌ 1♀: Ethiopia, Provinz Oromo Shoa, Umg. Lake Langano, N07°35,850 E38°41,640, 19.IV.2010 –1570 m—lux, Leg. W.Struulaart & K. IJsbrand van der Meer ( ZSM G 20195 View Materials / Ƌ / LEP-SS-00509; ZSM G 20307 View Materials / Ƌ)   ; 1♀: Ethiopia, Provinz Oromo Shoa, Umg. Lake Langano , N07°35,850 E38°41,640, 20.IV.2010 –1570 m—lux, Leg. W. Struulaart & K. IJsbrand van der Mee; 1Ƌ: S-Ethiopia, Sidoma, V   2008, 1520m 16 km se Yabello, leg. G.Riedel, R   . Beck ( ZSM G 20319 View Materials / Ƌ / BC ZSM Lep 14894); 2Ƌ   3♀: S. ETHIOPIA Sidamo, 13 Km W Yabello, Motel , 1960m 4.90°N 38.01°E, 28.–30.III.2009, leg. R GoogleMaps   . Beck, M. Dietl ( ZSM G 20295 View Materials / ♀ / LEP-SS-00508; ZSM G 20206 View Materials / ♀ / BC ZSM Lep 45523; BC ZSM Lep 45524)   ; 1♀: S-Ethiopia, Sidoma , 1960m, 28.III.2009, 13 km w Yabello Motel, leg. R   . Beck, G. Riedel; 1Ƌ: S. ETHIOPIA—SN Arba Minch, Nechisar NP, headquarter, 1196 m, 06°01’33’’N 37°34’04’’E, 26.II.2012, leg. Hacker & Schreier ( ZSM G 20515 View Materials / Ƌ) GoogleMaps   ; 1♀: ÄTHIOPIEN Arba Minch, Reg.Omo Prov. Gemu Gofa, 06°00.196′N / 037°33.043′E, 1350–1450m, 27. V GoogleMaps   .–04. VI GoogleMaps   .1999, leg. R. Beck & M. Hiermeier (BC ZSM Lep 13769)   ; 1♀: S. ETHIOPIA, Arba Minch, Reg. Omo, Prov. Gemu Gofa , 1350–1450m, 6°0′N 37°33′E 14.IV.–2. V GoogleMaps   .2001, leg. R. Beck , leg. G. Riedel (BC ZSM Lep 13768); 2Ƌ   3♀: Ethiopia, Oromia, 6 km NNW Bulbula , 1665m (lux), 07°46‘35“N, 38°37‘58“E, 15.XI.2010, leg. de Freina, Hacker, Peks, Schreier ( ZSM G 20523 View Materials / Ƌ); 1Ƌ GoogleMaps   1♀: Athiopien, Arba Minch Gamo Gofa-Region , 06°0′N / 37°33′E, 1400m, 14.4.– 2.5.2001, leg. G. Riedel & R GoogleMaps   . Beck ( ZSM G 20315 View Materials / Ƌ / BC ZSM Lep 13767 failure); 1 Ƌ S Ethiopia SN, 11.2km W Bonga, 2050m (lux), 07°17‘00“N– 36°07‘58“E, 1.XI.2010, leg. de Freina, Hacker, Peks, Schreier. GoogleMaps  

Genetic data. BIN: BOLD:AAD8229 (n=7 from Ethiopia, n=7 from Somalia, Kenya, Tanzania and Malawi; maximum variation 0.8%). Nearest species: Z. ilma   (4.8%).

Distribution. Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria, Sudan, Tanzania ( Fletcher 1974; Garlacz 2001). New for Malawi and Somalia.

ZSM

Bavarian State Collection of Zoology

V

Royal British Columbia Museum - Herbarium

R

Departamento de Geologia, Universidad de Chile

VI

Mykotektet, National Veterinary Institute

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Geometridae

Genus

Zamarada

Loc

Zamarada melasma Fletcher, 1974

Sciarretta, Andrea & Hausmann, Axel 2020
2020
Loc

Zamarada melasma

Fletcher, D. S. 1974: 59
1974