Scopula retracta (Hausmann, 2006)

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Sterrhinae
GENUS Scopula
SPECIES retracta
AUTHOR(Hausmann, 2006)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONZygophyxia retracta spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYYemen, Province of Ibb, Upper Wadi Malhama, Villaga Alwadha, 1900 m, 09.iii.2000, leg. F. Aulombard, M. Fibiger, H. Hacker & H.-P. Schreier.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 14°3'0" Longitude: 44°12'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, ZSM; Paratypes 8♂, 9♀, ZSM.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Scopula by Hausmann (2009c: 120).
PUBLICATION Hausmann A. 2006. The geometrid moth species from Yemen – With 50 new records for the country and description of 20 new taxa (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). - Esperiana 12:9–62, pls. 12–21.
PAGINATION 23–24, figs. 15, 43, 99

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cape Verde Boavista Aistleitner E. & Hausmann A. 2015. Zur Kenntnis der Spanner-Fauna der Kapverden (Cabo Verde) (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). - Nachrichtenblatt der Bayerischen Entomologen 64(1–2):2–11. 7
Ethiopia   Aistleitner E. & Hausmann A. 2015. Zur Kenntnis der Spanner-Fauna der Kapverden (Cabo Verde) (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). - Nachrichtenblatt der Bayerischen Entomologen 64(1–2):2–11. 7
Oman   Wiltshire E. P. 1980a. Lepidoptera: Fam. Cossidae, Limacodidae, Sesiidae, Lasiocampidae, Sphingidae, Notodontidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Nolidae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae, Ctenuchidae. – In: Wittmer & Büttiker (eds.), Fauna of Saudi Arabia 2. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 2:179–240. (as relictata)
Saudi Arabia   Hausmann A., Stadie D. & Fiebig R. 2016. Family Geometridae Leach, [1815]. – In: Hacker H. (Ed.), Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Macroheterocera and Cossoidea, Zygaenoidea, Thyridoidea and Hyblaeoidea of the Arabia Peninsula, with a survey of their distribution (Lepidoptera). - Esperiana 20:61–138. 97
Senegal   Aistleitner E. & Hausmann A. 2015. Zur Kenntnis der Spanner-Fauna der Kapverden (Cabo Verde) (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). - Nachrichtenblatt der Bayerischen Entomologen 64(1–2):2–11. 7
Tanzania, United Republic of   Aistleitner E. & Hausmann A. 2015. Zur Kenntnis der Spanner-Fauna der Kapverden (Cabo Verde) (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). - Nachrichtenblatt der Bayerischen Entomologen 64(1–2):2–11. 7
Yemen   Hausmann A. 2006. The geometrid moth species from Yemen – With 50 new records for the country and description of 20 new taxa (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). - Esperiana 12:9–62, pls. 12–21. 24

Notes:  Palaearctic: Tunisia.

Host Plants

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