Spilosoma feifensis Wiltshire, 1986

Permalink

FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Spilosoma
SPECIES feifensis
AUTHORWiltshire, 1986
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONSpilosoma feifensis n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYSaudi Arabia, Province of Gizan, Fifa, 27.iv.1982, leg. A. S. Talhouk.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, NHMB; Paratypes 3♂, 1♀, genitalia slides 2276♂, 2323♂, NHMB, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION 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.
PAGINATION 289–291, figs. 27a–c, 90

Species pictures

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. 289
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. 608

Host Plants

Unknown