Aethalopteryx forsteri (Clench, 1959)

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FAMILY Cossidae
SUBFAMILY Zeuzerinae
GENUS Aethalopteryx
SPECIES forsteri
AUTHOR(Clench, 1959)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONXyleutes forsteri n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Namibia], S. W. Africa, Okahandja, 14.i.1937, leg. F. Gaerdes.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, ZSM; Allotype ♀, ZSM; Paratypes 8♂, 2♀, CMP.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFtristis
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Xyleutes tristis Gaede, 1915; synonymized by Mey (2016: 166).
PUBLICATION Clench H. K. 1959a. Notes on African Cossidae. - Veröffentlichungen der zoologischen Staatssammlung München 6:1–27.
PAGINATION 14–15; pl. 2, figs. 8–9