Sumeria dipotamica Tams, 1938

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FAMILY Notodontidae
SUBFAMILY Ceirinae
GENUS Sumeria
SPECIES dipotamica
AUTHORTams, 1938
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONSumeria dipotamica
TYPE LOCALITY[Iraq], Persian Gulf, Fao [Al-Faw].
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Tams W. H. T. 1938a. A new moth of the family Notodontidae (Lepidoptera). - Transactions of the Royal Entomological Society of London (B)7:144-146.
PAGINATION 144, figs 1, 2, 4, 6

Species pictures

Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
flavoalata Fischer & Saldaitis, 2005 Subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Oman   Wiltshire E. P. 1985b. New Heterocera from Oman (with a revised list of the moths known from the Musandam Peninsula). - Journal of Oman Studies 7:39-48. 43
Saudi Arabia   Hacker H. H. 2016a. Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Macroheterocera and Cossoidea Leach, [1815], Zygaenoidea Latreille, 1809, Thyridoidea Herrich-Schäffer, 1846 and Hyblaeoidea Hampson, 1903 of the Arabian Peninsula, with a survey of their distribution (Lepid.). - Esperiana 20(1):1-742; (2): 1-430. 139
United Arab Emirates   Wiltshire E. P. 1994. Arabian Lepidoptera: a supplement to the Catalogue of Saudi Arabian Macro-Heterocera. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 14:113-136. 120
Yemen   Hacker H. H., Schreier H.-P. & Bischof A. 1999. Lepidoptera of Yemen Arab Republic, collected by A. Bischof, H. Hacker and H.-P. Schreier in autumn 1996 and B. Müller in summer 1987. - Esperiana 7:267-282, pls. 7-9. 272

Notes:  Palaearctic: Iran, Iraq, Levant.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Arecaceae Phoenix dactylifera United Arab Emirates Fibiger M. & Legrain A. 2009. Order Lepidoptera, superfamily Noctuoidea. - In: van Harten, A. (ed.) Arthropod fauna of the UAE. - — 2:480—660. 483