Dichagyris imperator (Bang-Haas, 1912)

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Noctuinae
GENUS Dichagyris
SPECIES imperator
AUTHOR(Bang-Haas, 1912)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAgrotis (Agrotis) imperator n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYAlgeria, near Biskra.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes ♂, ♀, number not stated, ZMHB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bang-Haas A. 1912. Neue oder wenig bekannte palaearktische Makrolepidopteren V. - Deutsche entomologische Zeitschrift Iris 26(3):139–162, pl. 6.
PAGINATION 142; pl. 6, fig. 6 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Algeria Hoggar and Tassili Speidel W. & Hassler M. 1989. Die Schmetterlingsfauna der südlichen algerischen Sahara und ihrer Hochgebirge Hoggar und Tassili n'Ajjer (Lepidoptera). - Nachrichten des entomologischen Vereins Apollo Supplement 8:1–156. 97
Saudi Arabia   Wiltshire E. P. 1952a. Lepidoptera recently taken in Arabia. - Bulletin of the Society Fouad I Entomology 36:135–174, pl. 1. 153

Notes:  Palaearctic: Algeria, Egypt, (Sinai), Israel, Jordan, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Zygophyllaceae Zygophyllum sp.   Hacker H. H. 2001a. Fauna of the Nolidae and Noctuidae of the Levante with descriptions and taxonomic notes (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea). Appendix: Revision genus Clytie Hübner, [1823]. - Esperiana 8:7–398, pls 1–22. 289