Carelis australis Moyal et al., 2010

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Xyleninae
GENUS Carelis
SPECIES australis
AUTHORMoyal et al., 2010
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCarelis australis sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYTanzania, Usambara, 1761 m, e.l. Cyperus dichrostachyus ii.2004, leg. B. Le Ru.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -4°45'59" Longitude: 38°20'51"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide P. Moyal MP13♂, MNHN; Paratypes 3♂, 8♀, genitalia slide P. Moyal MP14♀, MNHN, TMSA, NMK.
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 653-654, figs 10, 11, 20, 26

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Mozambique   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. 653
Tanzania   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. 653

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Poaceae Setaria megaphylla Tanzania 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
Cyperaceae Cyperus dichrostachyus Tanzania 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