Condica viscosa (Freyer, 1831)

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Condicinae
GENUS Condica
SPECIES viscosa
AUTHOR(Freyer, 1831)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMythimna viscosa
TYPE LOCALITYItaly, Sicily.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S)  
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Freyer C. F. 1831–1833. Neuere Beiträge zur Schmetterlingskunde mit Abbildungen nach der Natur. - — 1(1–16):i–iv, 1–182, pls. 1–96.
PAGINATION 39

Species pictures

Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
viscosa (Freyer, 1831) Subspecies
meridiana Hacker & Saldaitis, 2010 Subspecies
persicola Wiltshire, 1952 Subspecies
indelicata (Turati, 1934) Synonym of subspecies
europaea Parenzan, 1980 Synonym of subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Egypt   Hacker H. H. & Saldaitis A. 2010. Noctuidae of the Socotra Archipelago (Yemen) with notes on the fauna of the southern Arabian Peninsula (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea). - Esperiana Memoir 5:172–241. 213
Mauritania   Hacker H. H. & Saldaitis A. 2010. Noctuidae of the Socotra Archipelago (Yemen) with notes on the fauna of the southern Arabian Peninsula (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea). - Esperiana Memoir 5:172–241. 213
Oman   Wiltshire E. P. 1952a. Lepidoptera recently taken in Arabia. - Bulletin of the Society Fouad I Entomology 36:135–174, pl. 1. 156 (as persicola)
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. 215
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 (as persicola)
Yemen Socotra Hacker H. H. & Saldaitis A. 2010. Noctuidae of the Socotra Archipelago (Yemen) with notes on the fauna of the southern Arabian Peninsula (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea). - Esperiana Memoir 5:172–241. 213 (as meridiana)
Yemen   Hacker H. H., Schreier H.-P. & Bischof A. 1999. Lepidoptera of Yemen Arab Republic, collected by A. Bischof, H. Hacker and H.-P. Schreier in autumn 1996 and B. Müller in summer 1987. - Esperiana 7:267–282, pls. 7–9. 279 (as persicola)

Notes:  Palaearctic: Algeria, Canary Islands, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Sicilia, Spain, Syria..

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Asteraceae Inula viscosa   Wiltshire E. P. 1952a. Lepidoptera recently taken in Arabia. - Bulletin of the Society Fouad I Entomology 36:135–174, pl. 1. 156
Asteraceae Pluchea discoroides   Wiltshire E. P. 1952a. Lepidoptera recently taken in Arabia. - Bulletin of the Society Fouad I Entomology 36:135–174, pl. 1. 156
Asteraceae Pulicaria glutinosa United Arab Emirates Fibiger M. & Legrain A. 2009. Order Lepidoptera, superfamily Noctuoidea. – In: van Harten, A. (ed.) Arthropod fauna of the UAE. - — 2:480—660. 615
*   See also Wiltshire (1935)