Hypargyria metalliferella Ragonot, 1888

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FAMILY Pyralidae
SUBFAMILY Phycitinae
GENUS Hypargyria
SPECIES metalliferella
AUTHORRagonot, 1888
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONH.[ypargyria] metalliferella
TYPE LOCALITYIndia orientales; [Ghana], Accra and [The Gambia], Bathurst, (Afr. oc.).
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes ♂, ♀, MNHN.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Ragonot E.-L. 1888. Nouveaux genres et espèces de Phycitidae & Galleriidae. - — 1888:1–52.
PAGINATION 9

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Ethiopia   Rougeot P. C. 1984. Missions entomologiques en Ethiopie 1976–1982. Fascicule II. - Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (A)128:1–93, pls. 1–18. 8
Gambia   Ragonot E.-L. 1888. Nouveaux genres et espèces de Phycitidae & Galleriidae. - — 1888:1–52. 9
Ghana   Ragonot E.-L. 1888. Nouveaux genres et espèces de Phycitidae & Galleriidae. - — 1888:1–52. 9
Mali   Poltavsky A. N., Kravchenko V. D., Traore M. M., Traore S. F., Gergely P., Witt T. J., Sulak H., Beck R. H.-T., Junnila A., Revay E. E., Doumbia S., Beier J. C. & Müller G. C. 2018b. The Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) fauna of the woody savannah belt in Mali, West Africa. - Zootaxa 4457:39–69. 61
Namibia   Mey W. 2007e. Phycitinae (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae). – In Mey, W. (ed.) The Lepidoptera of the Brandberg Massif in Namibia. Part 2. - Esperiana Memoir 4:149–160, pls. 12–15. 150
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Ascension Duffey E. 1964. The terrestrial ecology ofAscension Island. - Journal of Applied Ecology 1:219–251.  
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Saint-Helena Karisch T. 2006. Eine neue Pingasa-Art vom Mt. Cameroun (Lepidoptera: Geometridae, Geometrinae). - Entomofauna 27(31):385–392. 406
South Africa   Vári L., Kroon D. M. & Krüger M. 2002. Classification and checklist of the species of Lepidoptera recorded in Southern Africa. - — :i–xxi, 1–385.  

Notes:  Oriental: India.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Oleaceae Olea sp. Saint Helena Karisch T. 2007. Zur Schmetterlingsfauna von St. Helena. 3. Teil: Kleinschmetterlinge (2) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea). - Linzer biologische Beiträge 39(1):405–414. 406
Celastraceae Catha edulis   Robinson G. S. & Kirke C. M. S. 1990. Lepidoptera of Ascension Island – a review. - Journal of Natural History 24(1):119–135. 131
Oleaceae Olea sp.   Robinson G. S. & Kirke C. M. S. 1990. Lepidoptera of Ascension Island – a review. - Journal of Natural History 24(1):119–135. 131
Celastraceae Siphonodon australis   Poltavsky A. N., Kravchenko V. D., Traore M. M., Traore S. F., Gergely P., Witt T. J., Sulak H., Beck R. H.-T., Junnila A., Revay E. E., Doumbia S., Beier J. C. & Müller G. C. 2018b. The Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) fauna of the woody savannah belt in Mali, West Africa. - Zootaxa 4457:39–69. 61