Stenodacma wahlbergi (Zeller, 1852)

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Stenodacma
SPECIES wahlbergi
AUTHOR(Zeller, 1852)
ORIGINAL COMBINATION[Pterophorus] Wahlbergi n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], Kafferland, leg. J. A. Wahlberg.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes 4♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Stenodacma by L. Bigot & C. Luquet (1991: 239).
PUBLICATION Zeller P. C. 1852a. Revision der Pterophoriden. - Linnaea Entomologica 6:319-413.
PAGINATION 346-348 Bhl

Species pictures

Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
iranella Amsel, 1959 Synonym of species
rutilalis (Walker, 1864) Synonym of species
rutilans (Wollaston, 1879) Synonym of species

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Burundi   Bigot L. 1969. Les Lépidoptères Pterophoridae du musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, à Tervuren. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 79(1-2):165-206. 179
Cameroon   Gielis C. 2003. World Catalogue of Insects 4. Pterophoroidea & Alucitoidea. - — 4:1-198. 67
Comoros Grande Comore (Ngazidja) Gibeaux C. 1994a. Contribution à la connaissance des Ptérophores d'Ethiopie et identification de Stenoptilia petraea Meyrick, 1907, du sud de l'Inde (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 99(4):423-436. 87
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the North Kivu Bigot L. 1969. Les Lépidoptères Pterophoridae du musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, à Tervuren. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 79(1-2):165-206. 179
Eswatini   Gielis C. 2003. World Catalogue of Insects 4. Pterophoroidea & Alucitoidea. - — 4:1-198. 67
Ethiopia   Ustjuzhanin P. Y., Kovtunovich V. N., Gorbunov O. G. & Kemal A. 2011. On the fauna of the plume moths (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae) of Ethiopia. - Amurian Zoological Journal 3(4):354-357, pl. 4. 355
Ghana   Gielis C. 2011. Notes on some African Pterophoridae, with description of new species (Lepidoptera). - Boletín de la Sociedad Entomológica Aragonese 49:33-63. 50
Kenya   Gielis C. 2003. World Catalogue of Insects 4. Pterophoroidea & Alucitoidea. - — 4:1-198. 67
Madagascar   Bigot L. 1964d. Les Pterophoridae de Madagascar (2ième note) (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 69(7-8):199-201. 199
Malawi   Kovtunovich V. N., Ustjuzhanin P. Y. & Murphy R. J. 2014. Plume moths of Malawi (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae). - Zootaxa 3847(4):451-494. 476
Mauritius Rodrigues Meyrick E. 1924a. Micro-Lepidoptera of Rodriguez. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1923(3-4):544-557. 546
Mauritius   Meyrick E. 1910a. Descriptions of Micro-Lepidoptera from Mauritius and Chagos Isles. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1910(3):366-377. 367
Namibia   Pathania P. C., Gielis C., Das A. & Chandra K. 2021. Catalogue of superfamily Pterophoroidea Kuznetsov & Stekolnikov (Lepidoptera) of India. - Zootaxa 4915(2):201-236. 220
Réunion   Gibeaux C. 1994b. Insectes Lépidoptères: Pterophoridae. - Faune de Madagascar 81:1-176. 87
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Saint Helena Wollaston T. V. 1879. Notes on the Lepidoptera of St. Helena, with descriptions of new species. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 3(15):219-233; (17): 329-343; (18): 415-441. 441 (as rutilans)
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Ascension Duffey E. 1964. The terrestrial ecology ofAscension Island. - Journal of Applied Ecology 1:219-251.  
Saudi Arabia   Arenberger E. 2002b. Die Pterophoridae der 2. Jemen-Expedition durchgeführt im Frühjahr 1998 von den Herren A. Bischof, J. Bittermann, M. Fibiger, H. Hacker, H. Peks & H.-P. Schreier. - Esperiana 9:57-60. 59
Seychelles Silhouette Gerlach J., Matyot P. & Saaristo M. 1997. Silhouette species list. - Phelsuma 5(Suppl. A):1-32. 23
Seychelles Mahé Fletcher T. B. 1910b. The Orneodidae and Pterophoridae of the Seychelles Expedition. (The Percy Sladen Trust Expedition to the Indian Ocean in 1905). - Transactions of the Linnean Society of London (2 Zool.) 13(1):397-403. 399
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Zeller P. C. 1852b. Lepidoptera Microptera, quae J. A. Wahlberg in Caffrorum terra collegit. - Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Nye Handlingar (Ser. 3) 40:1-120. 348
South Africa Northern Cape Kovtunovich V. N. & Ustjuzhanin P. Y. 2018. Pterophoridae of the South Africa National Park Namaqua (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae). - Shilap, Revista de lepidopterología 46(184):619-625. 624
South Africa Eastern Cape Kovtunovich V. Ustjuzhanin P., De Morney M., Udovichenko P. & Bezverkhov Yu. 2017. Fauna of plume moths (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae) of Garden Route National Park, South Africa. - Zootaxa 4350(3):574-582. 576
South Africa Limpopo Arenberger E. 2009a. Zur Verbreitung der Pterophoridae im südlichen Afrika. 5. Beitrag (Lepidoptera). - Zeitschrift der Arbeitsgemeinschaft österreichischer Entomologen 61:19-28. 23
South Africa North-West Arenberger E. 2009a. Zur Verbreitung der Pterophoridae im südlichen Afrika. 5. Beitrag (Lepidoptera). - Zeitschrift der Arbeitsgemeinschaft österreichischer Entomologen 61:19-28. 23
Tanzania   Gielis C. 2003. World Catalogue of Insects 4. Pterophoroidea & Alucitoidea. - — 4:1-198. 67
Uganda   Ustjuzhanin P. Y., Kovtunovich V. N., Anikin V. & Aarvik L. 2016. Additions to the fauna of plume moths (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae) of Uganda. - Zootaxa 4132(3):393-402. 395
United Arab Emirates   Gielis C. 2008e. Order Lepidoptera, family Pterophoridae. - In: van Harten, A. (ed.) Arthropod fauna of the UAE Volume I. - — 1 (2007):459-468. 467
Yemen   Arenberger E. 2002b. Die Pterophoridae der 2. Jemen-Expedition durchgeführt im Frühjahr 1998 von den Herren A. Bischof, J. Bittermann, M. Fibiger, H. Hacker, H. Peks & H.-P. Schreier. - Esperiana 9:57-60. 59
Zimbabwe   Gielis C. 2003. World Catalogue of Insects 4. Pterophoroidea & Alucitoidea. - — 4:1-198. 67

Notes:  Australasia: Australia; Oriental: India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka; Palaearctic: Iran.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Convolvulaceae Ipomoea batatas United Arab Emirates Gielis C. 2008e. Order Lepidoptera, family Pterophoridae. - In: van Harten, A. (ed.) Arthropod fauna of the UAE Volume I. - — 1 (2007):459-468. 467
Vitaceae Vitis indica United Arab Emirates Gielis C. 2008d. Order Lepidoptera, family Brachodidae. - In: van Harten, A. (ed.) Arthropod fauna of the UAE Volume I. - — 1 (2007):444-446. 467
Asteraceae Gymnanthemum appendiculatum United Arab Emirates Gielis C. 2008e. Order Lepidoptera, family Pterophoridae. - In: van Harten, A. (ed.) Arthropod fauna of the UAE Volume I. - — 1 (2007):459-468. 467
Oxalidaceae Oxalis corniculata Réunion Martiré D. & Rochat J. 2008. Les papillons de La Réunion et leurs chenilles. - — :1-496. 291
Vitaceae Vitis sp.   Robinson G. S. & Kirke C. M. S. 1990. Lepidoptera of Ascension Island - a review. - Journal of Natural History 24(1):119-135. 130
Convolvulaceae Ipomoea sp.   Robinson G. S. & Kirke C. M. S. 1990. Lepidoptera of Ascension Island - a review. - Journal of Natural History 24(1):119-135. 130
Oxalidaceae Oxalis sp.   Robinson G. S. & Kirke C. M. S. 1990. Lepidoptera of Ascension Island - a review. - Journal of Natural History 24(1):119-135. 130