Carelis agnae Moyal et al., 2010

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Xyleninae
GENUS Carelis
SPECIES agnae
AUTHORMoyal et al., 2010
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCarelis agnae sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Kakamega, 1430 m, e.l. Sesamia megaphylla ix.2003, leg. B. Le Ru.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°13'44" Longitude: 34°32'28"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide P. Moyal MP17♂, MNHN; Paratypes 2♂, 2♀, genitalia slide P. Moyal MP18♀, MNHN.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Moyal P., Le Ru B., Conlong D., Cugala D., Defabachew B., Matama-Kauma T., Pallangyo B. & van den Berg J. 2010. Systematics and molecular phylogeny of two African stem borer genera, Sciomesa Tams & Bowden and Carelis Bowden (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). - Bulletin of Entomological Research 100(6):1-19.
PAGINATION 655, figs 14, 15,

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Moyal P., Le Ru B., Conlong D., Cugala D., Defabachew B., Matama-Kauma T., Pallangyo B. & van den Berg J. 2010. Systematics and molecular phylogeny of two African stem borer genera, Sciomesa Tams & Bowden and Carelis Bowden (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). - Bulletin of Entomological Research 100(6):1-19. 655

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Poaceae Setaria megaphylla Kenya Moyal P., Le Ru B., Conlong D., Cugala D., Defabachew B., Matama-Kauma T., Pallangyo B. & van den Berg J. 2010. Systematics and molecular phylogeny of two African stem borer genera, Sciomesa Tams & Bowden and Carelis Bowden (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). - Bulletin of Entomological Research 100(6):1-19. 656