Thaumetopoea jordana (Staudinger, 1894)

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FAMILY Notodontidae
SUBFAMILY Thaumetopoeinae
GENUS Thaumetopoea
SPECIES jordana
AUTHOR(Staudinger, 1894)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCnethocampa (Thaumatocampa Stgr.) Jordana Stgr. n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Israel], Palaestina, Jordanthal, leg. J. Paulus.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes 3♂, 3♀, ZMHB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Staudinger O. 1895. Neue Lepidopteren-Arten und Varietäten aus dem paläarktischen Faunengebiet. - Deutsche entomologische Zeitschrift, Iris 7 (1894)(2):241–358, pl. 9.
PAGINATION 269–271; pl. 9, figs. 10, 12

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Saudi Arabia   Wiltshire E. P. 1982a. Insects of Saudi Arabia. Lepidoptera: Fam. Cossidae, Zygaenidae, Sesiidae, Lasiocampidae, Bombycidae, Sphingidae, Thaumetopoeidae, Thyretidae, Notodontidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Noctuidae, Ctenuchidae (Part 2). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 4:271–331. 279
Yemen   Hacker H. H., Aulombard F., Bischof A., Bittermann J., Fibiger M. & Schreier H.-P. 2001. Lepidoptera of Yemen Arab Republic, collected during three expeditions in 1996, 1998 and 2000. - Esperiana 8:597–632. 607

Notes:  Palaearctic: Israel.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Anacardiaceae Searsia tripartita Jordan Furth D. G. & Halperin J. 1979. Observations on the phenology and biogeography of Thaumetopoea jordana (Satduginer) (Lepidoptera: Thaumetopoeidae). - Israel Journal of Entomology 13:1–11.