Boursinia deceptrix (Staudinger, 1900)

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Xyleninae
GENUS Boursinia
SPECIES deceptrix
AUTHOR(Staudinger, 1900)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPseudohadena ? Deceptrix Stgr. n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYPalestine, Lower Jordan Valley, xi-xii, leg. Bacher.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes 1♂, 1♀, MfN.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Boursinia by H. Hacker (2016a: 600).
PUBLICATION Staudinger O. 1900b. Neue Lepidopteren des palaearktischen Faunengebiets. - Deutsche entomologische Zeitschrift Iris 12 (1899)(2):352-403.
PAGINATION 369-370; pl. 5, fig. 15 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Bahrain   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. 170
Egypt   Wiltshire E. P. 1952a. Lepidoptera recently taken in Arabia. - Bulletin of the Society Fouad I Entomology 36:135-174, pl. 1. 155
Saudi Arabia   Wiltshire E. P. 1952a. Lepidoptera recently taken in Arabia. - Bulletin of the Society Fouad I Entomology 36:135-174, pl. 1. 155

Notes:  Palaearctic: Iran, Iraq, Israel, Palestine.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Solanaceae Lycium sp.   Wiltshire E. P. 1952a. Lepidoptera recently taken in Arabia. - Bulletin of the Society Fouad I Entomology 36:135-174, pl. 1. 155
Solanaceae Lycium barbarum   Hacker H. H. 2016a. Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Macroheterocera and Cossoidea Leach, [1815], Zygaenoidea Latreille, 1809, Thyridoidea Herrich-Schäffer, 1846 and Hyblaeoidea Hampson, 1903 of the Arabian Peninsula, with a survey of their distribution (Lepid.). - Esperiana 20(1):1-742; (2): 1-430. 600