Isturgia exerraria (Prout L. B., 1925)

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Isturgia
SPECIES exerraria
AUTHOR(Prout L. B., 1925)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONTephrina exerraria sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Western Cape], Cape Province, Clanwilliam, xi.1899.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -32°10'0" Longitude: 18°53'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♀, designated by Krüger (2001a: 96), SAMC; Paralectotype 1♀, SAMC.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Prout L. B. 1925d. New species of Geometridae (Lepidoptera) in the collections of the South African Museum. - Annals of the South African Museum 19(4):579–600, pls. 16–17.
PAGINATION 593–594; pl. 17, fig. 20

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Agassiz D. J. L. & Harper D. M. 2009. The Macrolepidoptera fauna of Acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley (Part 1). - Tropical Lepidoptera Research 19(1):4–8. 7
Sierra Leone     New record (R. Revell)
South Africa   Prout L. B. 1925d. New species of Geometridae (Lepidoptera) in the collections of the South African Museum. - Annals of the South African Museum 19(4):579–600, pls. 16–17. 594

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia drepanolobium Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Harper D. M. 2009. The Macrolepidoptera fauna of Acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley (Part 1). - Tropical Lepidoptera Research 19(1):4–8. 7
Fabaceae Acacia seyal Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Harper D. M. 2009. The Macrolepidoptera fauna of Acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley (Part 1). - Tropical Lepidoptera Research 19(1):4–8. 7
Fabaceae Acacia tortilis Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. 2011. The Lepidoptera of Acacia domatia in Kenya, with description of two new genera and six new species. - Journal of Natural History 45(29–30):1867–1893. 1875
Fabaceae Aspalathus linearis South Africa Prinsloo G. L. & Uys V. M. (Eds.) 2015. Insects of cultivated plants and natural pastures in Southern Africa. - — :i–xiv, 1–785. 299

Species Parasitoids

FAMILYSPECIESCOUNTRYPUBLICATION
Braconidae Parapanteles rooibos South Africa Prinsloo G. L. & Uys V. M. (Eds.) 2015. Insects of cultivated plants and natural pastures in Southern Africa. - — :i–xiv, 1–785.
Diptera: Tachinidae Exorista sorbilans South Africa Prinsloo G. L. & Uys V. M. (Eds.) 2015. Insects of cultivated plants and natural pastures in Southern Africa. - — :i–xiv, 1–785.