Psara admensalis (Walker, 1859)

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FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Spilomelinae
GENUS Psara
SPECIES admensalis
AUTHOR(Walker, 1859)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBotys admenalis
TYPE LOCALITY[Sri Lanka], Ceylon, leg. R. Templeton.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Walker F. 1859c. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XVIII. – Pyralidae. - — 18:i–iv, 509–798.
PAGINATION 652–653 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Réunion   Guillermet C. 2008. Contribution à l'étude des Hétérocères de La Réunion : révision des genres Herpetogramma Lederer, 1863 et Syllepte Hübner, 1823, et description de six nouvelles taxons de Spilomelinae (Crambidae Crambidae). - L'Entomologiste 64(3):179–188. 179
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: Sri Lanka.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Acanthaceae Acanthus ebracteatus Réunion Guillermet C. 2009a. Les Hétérocères, ou papillons de nuit, de l'île de La Réunion. Volume 3. Familles des Pyralidae et Crambidae. - — :1–552, pls. 1–11. 344