Tortilia viatrix Busck, 1934

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FAMILY Stathmopodidae
SUBFAMILY Stathmopodinae
GENUS Tortilia
SPECIES viatrix
AUTHORBusck, 1934
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONTortilia viatrix, new species
TYPE LOCALITYSudan.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Not stated.
STATUS Species
COMMENTThe species was described after specimens imported in the United States, New Jersey. See also Soraci (1938).
PUBLICATION Busck A. 1934b. Tortilia viatrix, new species. An African moth on Senna imported into the United States. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 36(3):68–70, pl. 12.
PAGINATION 68–70, pl. 12, figs 1–6 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Sudan   Busck A. 1934b. Tortilia viatrix, new species. An African moth on Senna imported into the United States. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 36(3):68–70, pl. 12. 68

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Cassia sp. Sudan Busck A. 1934b. Tortilia viatrix, new species. An African moth on Senna imported into the United States. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 36(3):68–70, pl. 12. 68