Aethalopteryx wiltshirei Yakovlev, 2009

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FAMILY Cossidae
SUBFAMILY Zeuzerinae
GENUS Aethalopteryx
SPECIES wiltshirei
AUTHORYakovlev, 2009
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAethalopteryx wiltshirei Yakovlev, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYSaudi Arabia, Azir, Al Foqa, Olea-Dodonea Zone, 14.vii.1993, leg. A. R. Pittaway.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Paratypes 5♂, 2♀, BMNH, coll. Legrain, Saldaitis.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Yakovlev R. V. 2009. New taxa of African and Asian Cossidae (Lepidoptera). - Euroasian Entomological Journal 8(3):353–361, pl. 4.
PAGINATION 360–361, fig. 22; pl. 4, figs 32–33

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Saudi Arabia   Yakovlev R. V. 2009. New taxa of African and Asian Cossidae (Lepidoptera). - Euroasian Entomological Journal 8(3):353–361, pl. 4. 360

Notes:  Already mentioned from Saudi Arabia as Xyleutus pindarus Fawcett, 1916 by Wiltshire (1986: 265).

Host Plants

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