Rhabdophera profesta (Christoph, 1887)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Erebinae
GENUS Rhabdophera
SPECIES profesta
AUTHOR(Christoph, 1887)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPericyma profesta
TYPE LOCALITY[Turkmenistan], Transcaucasia.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype probably lost (see Wiltshire 1988: 81).
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Christoph H. T. 1885a. Lepidoptera aus dem Achal-Tekke-Gebiet. 2. Teil. – In: Romanoff N. M. (Ed.), Mémoires sur les Lépidoptères. - — 2:119–171, pls. 6–8, 15.
PAGINATION 165

Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
sacra (Staudinger, 1898) Subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Bahrain   Wiltshire E. P. 1988b. Fam. Metarbelidae, Geometridae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae (part 6). – In Büttiker, W. & Krupp, F. (eds.) Fauna of Saudi Arabia. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 9:68–82. 81
Oman   Hacker H. H. 2001a. Fauna of the Nolidae and Noctuidae of the Levante with descriptions and taxonomic notes (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea). Appendix: Revision genus Clytie Hübner, [1823]. - Esperiana 8:7–398, pls. 1–22. 58 (as sacra)
Saudi Arabia   Kiriakoff S. G. 1960e. Lépidoptères Hétérocères (partim) récoltés par P. Lippens en Jordanie et en Arabie Séoudite. - Bulletin de l'Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique 26(35):1–12. 9
Sudan   Wiltshire E. P. 1988b. Fam. Metarbelidae, Geometridae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae (part 6). – In Büttiker, W. & Krupp, F. (eds.) Fauna of Saudi Arabia. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 9:68–82. 81
United Arab Emirates   Hacker H. H. 2001a. Fauna of the Nolidae and Noctuidae of the Levante with descriptions and taxonomic notes (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea). Appendix: Revision genus Clytie Hübner, [1823]. - Esperiana 8:7–398, pls. 1–22. 58 (as sacra)
Yemen   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. 326

Notes:  Palaearctic: Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, Turkmenistan.

Host Plants

Unknown