Epharmottomena tenera (Brandt, 1939)

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Acontiinae
GENUS Epharmottomena
SPECIES tenera
AUTHOR(Brandt, 1939)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONArmada tenera
TYPE LOCALITYIran S, Laristan, Sardze, ca. 200 m, xi.1937, leg. F. Brandt.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, genitalia slide Wiltshire 13♂, SNHM.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Epharmottomena by Wiltshire (1977b: 173).
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 297; pl. 3, fig. 23

Species pictures

Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
waterstoni (Wiltshire, 1949) Subspecies

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. 173
Saudi Arabia   Wiltshire E. P. 1980a. Lepidoptera: Fam. Cossidae, Limacodidae, Sesiidae, Lasiocampidae, Sphingidae, Notodontidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Nolidae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae, Ctenuchidae. – In: Wittmer & Büttiker (eds.), Fauna of Saudi Arabia 2. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 2:179–240. 231
United Arab Emirates   Legrain A. & Wiltshire E. P. 1998. Provisional checklist of the Macro-Heterocera (Lepidoptera) of the UAE. - Tribulus 8(2):5–8. 8
Yemen   Hacker H. H. & Zilli A. 2010. Revisional notes on the genus Thiacidas Walker, 1855 (= Trisula Moore, 1858, syn. nov.), new additional data on the Thiacidinae with descriptions of seven new species and two subspecies (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae). - Esperiana Memoir 5:413–432. 615

Notes:  Palaearctic: Iran.

Host Plants

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