Pericyma signata (Brandt, 1939)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Erebinae
GENUS Pericyma
SPECIES signata
AUTHOR(Brandt, 1939)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPericyma signata
TYPE LOCALITYIran, Beluchsitan, Bender Tchahbahar.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S)  
STATUS Species
COMMENTHad been synonymized with Moepa albidens Walker, 1865.
PUBLICATION Brandt W. 1939b. Beitrag zur Lepidopteren-Fauna von Iran (3). – Einige neue Agrotiden aus Laristan und Beloutchistan. - Entomologische Rundschau 56:241–246, 268–273, 294–299.
PAGINATION 269, fig. 8

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Oman   Wiltshire E. P. 1977b. The scientific results of the Oman flora and fauna survey 1975. Lepidoptera: Part I Families Cossidae, Pyralidae, Geometridae, Sphingidae, Arctiidae, Lymantriidae and Noctuidae. Part II A list of further Lepidoptera-Heterocera from Oman. Part III Pyral... - Journal of Oman Studies Special Rep. 1:155–178. 160
United Arab Emirates   Legrain A. & Wiltshire E. P. 1998. Provisional checklist of the Macro-Heterocera (Lepidoptera) of the UAE. - Tribulus 8(2):5–8. 7
Yemen   Fibiger M. & Legrain A. 2009. Order Lepidoptera, superfamily Noctuoidea. – In: van Harten, A. (ed.) Arthropod fauna of the UAE. - — 2:480—660. 516 (as albidens)

Notes:  Oriental: India; Palaearctic: Afghanistan, Iran, Nepal.

Host Plants

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