Austrosetia semirufa Felder & Felder, 1874

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FAMILY Sesiidae
SUBFAMILY Sesiinae
GENUS Austrosetia
SPECIES semirufa
AUTHORFelder & Felder, 1874
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAustrosetia semirufa
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Western Cape], Cape Colony, Cape Town, i.1862, leg. Wynberg.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -33°58'13" Longitude: 18°35'18"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♀ [not ♂ as stated in the original description]; designated by Bartsch (2013: 17), BMNH; Paralectotype 1♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTThe paralactotype ♀ was included as a paratype in the description of Alonina rufa Bartsch, 2013.
PUBLICATION Felder C., Felder R. & Rogenhofer A. F. 1865–1875. Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Zweiter Band. Abtheilung 2, Heft 4, Lepidoptera. Atlas der Heterocera. - — 2(4):1–20, pls 1–140.
PAGINATION 2; pl. 82, fig. 22

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Western Cape Felder C., Felder R. & Rogenhofer A. F. 1865–1875. Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Zweiter Band. Abtheilung 2, Heft 4, Lepidoptera. Atlas der Heterocera. - — 2(4):1–20, pls 1–140. pl. 82
South Africa Eastern Cape Bartsch D. 2013. Revisionary checklist of the Southern African Sesiini (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae) with description of new species. - Zootaxa 3741(1):5–54. 17

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Psoralea glabra South Africa Bartsch D. 2013. Revisionary checklist of the Southern African Sesiini (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae) with description of new species. - Zootaxa 3741(1):5–54. 18