Eupithecia opistographata Dietze, 1906

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Larentiinae
GENUS Eupithecia
SPECIES opistographata
AUTHORDietze, 1906
ORIGINAL COMBINATION[Eupithecia] ultimaria, forma opistographata
TYPE LOCALITY[China, Xinjiang], Central Asia, Aksu.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) 3 Syntypes, ZMHB (see Schütze 1961: 59).
STATUS Species
COMMENTRaised to species status by Schütze (1961: 58).
PUBLICATION Dietze K. 1906. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Eupithecien. - Deutsche entomologische Zeitschrift Iris 19(2):55–67, pls. 1–4.
PAGINATION 66 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Saudi Arabia   Wiltshire E. P. 1986. Lepidoptera of Saudi Arabia: fam. Cossidae, Sesiidae, Metarbelidae, Lasiocampidae, Sphingidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Arctiidae, Nolidae, Noctuidae (Heterocera); fam. Satyridae (Rhopalocera) (part 5). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 8:262–323. 280
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. 13

Notes:  Palaearctic: N Africa, Central Asia, Iran, Iraq, Israel.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Tamaricaceae Tamarix sp.   Wiltshire E. P. 1990. An illustrated, annotated catalogue of the Macro-Heterocera of Saudi Arabia. – In: Büttiker, W. & Krupp, F. (Eds.). Fauna of Saudi Arabia. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 11:91–250. 130