Macrotarsipodes sexualis (Hampson, 1910)

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FAMILY Sesiidae
SUBFAMILY Sesiinae
GENUS Macrotarsipodes
SPECIES sexualis
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1910)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMacrotarsipus sexualis, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYNigeria S, Lagos, 1908, leg. H. Strachan.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 6°27'11" Longitude: 3°23'45"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, designated by D. Bartsch & Sz. Sáfián (2022: 122), BMNH; Paralectotypes 2♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Macrotarsipodes by D. Bartsch & Sz. Sáfián (2022: 122).
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1910f. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 6(32):145-160.
PAGINATION 152-153 Bhl

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Malawi   Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46-119. 57
Nigeria   Hampson G. F. 1910f. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 6(32):145-160. 153

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Convolvulaceae Ipomoea sp. Nigeria Hampson G. F. 1910f. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 6(32):145-160. 153
Convolvulaceae Ipomoea batatas   Meyrick E. 1928b. Exotic Microlepidoptera 3. - — 3(13-15):385-480. 465