Disclisioprocta natalata (Walker, 1862)

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Larentiinae
GENUS Disclisioprocta
SPECIES natalata
AUTHOR(Walker, 1862)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScotosia Natalata
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], Port Natal [Durban], leg. Gueinzius.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -29°51'31" Longitude: 31°1'18"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Disclisioprocta by D. S. Fletcher (1958: 128).
PUBLICATION Walker F. 1862b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXV.- Geometrites (continued). - — 25:i-iv, 1281-1477.
PAGINATION 1351-1352 Bhl

Species pictures

Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
constellata (Warren, 1897) Synonym of species
polyacmaria (Mabille, 1898) Synonym of species
rubritincta (Hampson, 1899) Synonym of species
vorax (Strand, 1910) Synonym of species

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Botswana   Prout L. B. 1935a. Scientific results of the Vernay-Lang Kalahari Expedition, March to September 1930. The Geometridae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 17(1):1-13. 8
Comoros Grande Comore (Ngazidja) Strand E. 1917h. Lepidoptera. - In: Voeltzkow, A., Reise in Ostafrika in den Jahren 1903-1905. Band 3, Heft 5. Systematische Arbeiten. Flora und Fauna der Comoren. - — 3(5):466-472. 470 (as polyacmaria)
Comoros Mayotte (Maore) Mabille P. 1898. Description de Lépidoptères nouveaux. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 66 (1897)(2-3):182-231, pl. 9. 230 (as polyacmaria)
Comoros Mohéli (Mwali) Herbulot C. 1979g. Lépidoptères Geometridae de l'Archipel des Comores. - In: Matile L (ed.) Faune entomologique de l'Archipel des Comores. - Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (A) 109 (1978):149-167, pl. 1. 155
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the North Kivu Prout L. B. 1926b. Zoological results of the Swedish expedition to Central Africa 1911. Insecta. 20. Lepidoptera. Geometridae. - Arkiv för Zoologi 18A(25):1-17. 7
Ethiopia   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 96
Kenya   Butler A. G. 1894b. On a collection of Lepidoptera from British East Africa, made by Dr. J. W. Gregory between the months of March and August, 1893. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1894:557-593, pls 36-37. 593
Madagascar   Strand E. 1917h. Lepidoptera. - In: Voeltzkow, A., Reise in Ostafrika in den Jahren 1903-1905. Band 3, Heft 5. Systematische Arbeiten. Flora und Fauna der Comoren. - — 3(5):466-472. 470 (as polyacmaria)
Madagascar Europa Herbulot C. 1958. Mission du Muséum dans les îles du Golfe de Guinée. Entomologie: VIII. Lepidoptera Geometridae. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 63:100-109. 105
Malawi     ZSM
Mauritius   Warren W. 1897b. New genera and species of Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Epiplemidae, Uraniidae and Geometridae in the Tring Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 4:195-262, pl. 5. 233 (as constellata)
Mozambique   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 96
Saudi Arabia   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. 194
Somalia   Prout L. B. 1916b. Geometridae. - In: Poulton E. B. On a collection of moths made in Somaliland by Mr. W. Feather. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1916(1):91-182, pls 1-2. 156
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Walker F. 1862b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXV.- Geometrites (continued). - — 25:i-iv, 1281-1477. 1352
South Africa Gauteng Janse A. J. T. 1933-1935. The Moths of South Africa. Volume II. Geometridae (concluded). - — 2(1):1-448, pls 1-15. 110
South Africa Limpopo Janse A. J. T. 1933-1935. The Moths of South Africa. Volume II. Geometridae (concluded). - — 2(1):1-448, pls 1-15. 110
São Tomé & Príncipe São Tomé Herbulot C. 1958. Mission du Muséum dans les îles du Golfe de Guinée. Entomologie: VIII. Lepidoptera Geometridae. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 63:100-109. 105
Tanzania   Prout L. B. 1932a. Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911-1912). Insectes Lépidoptères. III. Geometridae. - Mémoires de la Société zoologique de France 29(5):375-512. 422
Togo   Prout L. B. 1932a. Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911-1912). Insectes Lépidoptères. III. Geometridae. - Mémoires de la Société zoologique de France 29(5):375-512. 423
Uganda   Hampson G. F. 1909c. Ruwenzori Expedition Reports. 11. Lepidoptera Heterocera. - Transactions of the zoological Society of London 19(2):103-140, pl. 4. 127 (as rubritincta)
Yemen   Hampson G. F. 1899a. A revision of the moths of the subfamily Pyraustinae and family Pyralidae, part 1. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1898(4):590-761, pls 49-50.  
Yemen Samha Hausmann A. 2009b. New and interesting geometrid moths from Sokotra islands (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). - Mitteilungen der Münchner Entomologischen Gesellschaft 99:95-104. 95
Yemen Socotra Hampson G. F. 1899c. The expedition to Sokotra. VI. Descriptions of one new genus and fourteen new species of moths. - Bulletin of the Liverpool Museums 2(2):35-39, pl. 1. 38 (as rubritincta)
Zambia   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 96
Zimbabwe   Janse A. J. T. 1933-1935. The Moths of South Africa. Volume II. Geometridae (concluded). - — 2(1):1-448, pls 1-15. 110

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Nyctaginaceae Bougainvillea sp. Togo Prout L. B. 1932a. Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911-1912). Insectes Lépidoptères. III. Geometridae. - Mémoires de la Société zoologique de France 29(5):375-512. 423
Nyctaginaceae Bougainvillea sp. East Africa Sevastopulo D. G. 1976. A list of the food plants of East African Macrolepidoptera. Part 2. Moths (Heterocera). - Bulletin of the Amateur Entomologists' Society 35(311):94-100; (313) 177-195. 195