Nola melanoscelis (Hampson, 1914)

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FAMILY Nolidae
SUBFAMILY Nolinae
GENUS Nola
SPECIES melanoscelis
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1914)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCelama melanoscelis, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Ghana], Gold Coast, Bibianaha, 7000 ft, xii.1911, leg. H. G. F. Spurrell.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 19361♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1914a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Supplement Volume 1. Catalogue of the Amatidae and Arctiadae (Nolinae and Lithosianae) in the collection of the British Museum. - — :i–xxviii, 1–858, pls 1–41.
PAGINATION 396–397; pl. 22, fig. 22

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Hacker H. H., Schreier H.-P. & Goater B. 2012. Revision of the tribe Nolini of Africa and the Western Palaearctic Region (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea, Noctuidae, Nolinae). - Esperiana 17:1–612. 121
Democratic Republic of Congo North Kivu Fletcher D. S. 1962. Nolinae from Tanganyika collected by Dr. Christa Lindemann and Nina Pavlitzki. - Veröffentlichungen der zoologischen Staatssammlung München 7:1–8, pls 1–4. 4
Democratic Republic of Congo Bas Congo Hacker H. H., Schreier H.-P. & Goater B. 2012. Revision of the tribe Nolini of Africa and the Western Palaearctic Region (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea, Noctuidae, Nolinae). - Esperiana 17:1–612. 121
Democratic Republic of Congo Katanga Hacker H. H., Schreier H.-P. & Goater B. 2012. Revision of the tribe Nolini of Africa and the Western Palaearctic Region (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea, Noctuidae, Nolinae). - Esperiana 17:1–612. 121
Ethiopia   Hacker H. H., Schreier H.-P. & Goater B. 2012. Revision of the tribe Nolini of Africa and the Western Palaearctic Region (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea, Noctuidae, Nolinae). - Esperiana 17:1–612. 122
Ghana   Hampson G. F. 1914a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Supplement Volume 1. Catalogue of the Amatidae and Arctiadae (Nolinae and Lithosianae) in the collection of the British Museum. - — :i–xxviii, 1–858, pls 1–41. 397
Kenya   Hampson G. F. 1914a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Supplement Volume 1. Catalogue of the Amatidae and Arctiadae (Nolinae and Lithosianae) in the collection of the British Museum. - — :i–xxviii, 1–858, pls 1–41. 397
Malawi   Fletcher D. S. 1962. Nolinae from Tanganyika collected by Dr. Christa Lindemann and Nina Pavlitzki. - Veröffentlichungen der zoologischen Staatssammlung München 7:1–8, pls 1–4. 4
Mozambique   László G. M. & Vetina A. A. 2019. Contribution to the knowledge of the Nolini of the Maputo Special Reserve in South Mozambique with description of two new species and several taxonomic updates (Lepidoptera, Nolidae, Nolinae). - Zootaxa 4571(2):225–246. 227
Nigeria   Hampson G. F. 1914a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Supplement Volume 1. Catalogue of the Amatidae and Arctiadae (Nolinae and Lithosianae) in the collection of the British Museum. - — :i–xxviii, 1–858, pls 1–41. 397
Réunion   Bippus M. 2019b. On some Nolidae (Lepidoptera) of the islands of the Western Indian Ocean. - Entomofauna 40/2(13):305–313. 306
Sierra Leone   Hampson G. F. 1914a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Supplement Volume 1. Catalogue of the Amatidae and Arctiadae (Nolinae and Lithosianae) in the collection of the British Museum. - — :i–xxviii, 1–858, pls 1–41. 397
South Africa   Hampson G. F. 1914a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Supplement Volume 1. Catalogue of the Amatidae and Arctiadae (Nolinae and Lithosianae) in the collection of the British Museum. - — :i–xxviii, 1–858, pls 1–41. 397
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls 1–63. 162
Tanzania   Fletcher D. S. 1962. Nolinae from Tanganyika collected by Dr. Christa Lindemann and Nina Pavlitzki. - Veröffentlichungen der zoologischen Staatssammlung München 7:1–8, pls 1–4. 4
Uganda   Hacker H. H., Schreier H.-P. & Goater B. 2012. Revision of the tribe Nolini of Africa and the Western Palaearctic Region (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea, Noctuidae, Nolinae). - Esperiana 17:1–612. 122
Zimbabwe   van Son G. 1933. A revision of South African moths of the tribe Nolini. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 15(2):181–232, pls 1–8. 191

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Verbenaceae Clerodendrum sp.   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls 1–63. 162
Fabaceae Rotheca myricoides Kenya Le Pelley R. H. 1959. Agricultural insects of East Africa: A list of East African plant feeding insects and mites, with their host plants, their parasites and predators, giving distribution by territories and references to the literature ... - — :i–x, 1–307.
Verbenaceae Clerodendrum sp. Uganda Le Pelley R. H. 1959. Agricultural insects of East Africa: A list of East African plant feeding insects and mites, with their host plants, their parasites and predators, giving distribution by territories and references to the literature ... - — :i–x, 1–307.