Eremocossus vaulogeri jordana (Staudinger, 1897)

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FAMILY Cossidae
SUBFAMILY Cossinae
GENUS Eremocossus
SPECIES vaulogeri
SUBSPECIES jordana
AUTHOR(Staudinger, 1897)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHypopta (?) Jordana Stgr. n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYJordan, near Dead Sea, v, leg. Bacher.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes ♂, ♀, MfN.
STATUS Subspecies
PUBLICATION Staudinger O. 1898b. Neue Lepidopteren aus Palaestina. - Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 10 (1897)(2):271-319, pl. 4.
PAGINATION 272-274; pl. 9, fig. 12 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Bahrain   Wiltshire E. P. 1964. The Lepidoptera of Bahrain. - Journal of the Bombay natural History Society 61(1):119-141, pls 1-3. 141
Oman   Wiltshire E. P. 1980b. The larger moths of Dhofar and their zoogeographic composition. - Journal of Oman Studies Special Rep. 2:187-216. 189
Saudi Arabia   Wiltshire E. P. 1990. An illustrated, annotated catalogue of the Macro-Heterocera of Saudi Arabia. - In: Büttiker, W. & Krupp, F. (Eds.). Fauna of Saudi Arabia. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 11:91-250. 98
United Arab Emirates   Yakovlev R. V. 2011. Catalogue of the family Cossidae of the Old World (Lepidoptera). - Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 66:1-129. 38
Yemen   Yakovlev R. V. 2011. Catalogue of the family Cossidae of the Old World (Lepidoptera). - Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 66:1-129. 38

Notes:  Palaearctic: Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Syria.

Host Plants

Unknown

*   Presumed to feed in the roots of Taverniera sp. (see E. P. Wiltshire 1964: 141).