[HOME] [INDEXES] < Life < Insecta < Lepidoptera < Ditrysia < Noctuoidea < Arctiidae < Ctenuchinae
Nyridela Lucas, 1857
Nyridela Lucas, 1857; in Sagra, Hist. fis. pol. nat. Isla Cuba (2) 7 : 663, TS: Isanthrene chalciope Hübner
Mochloptera Butler, 1876; J. Linn. Soc. Lond. Zool. 12 (60-62) : 386, TS: Glaucopis acroxantha Perty
= ; Hampson, 1898, Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1 : 218
Mochloptera ; Godman & Salvin, 1884, Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Heterocera 1: 58
Nyridela ; Hampson, 1898, Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1 : 218

Nyridela xanthocera (Walker, 1856)
Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Panama. See [About maps] Gymnelia xanthocera Walker, 1856; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 7: 1603
Mochloptera xanthocera ; Godman & Salvin, 1884, Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Heterocera 1: 58
Nyridela xanthocera ; Hampson, 1898, Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1 : 218, f. 104

Nyridela chalciope (Hübner, [1831])
West Indies, C.America, Panama, Colombia. See [About maps] Isanthrene chalciope Hübner, [1831]; Zuträge Samml. exot. Schmett. 3 : 20, : pl. [81], f. 469-470, TL: Cuba, Havannah
Glaucopis acroxantha Perty, [1833]; in Spix & Martius, Delectus Anim. articularotum Brasil: 156, pl. 31, f. 4, TL: Brazil, equatorial
= Nyridela chaliope ; Hampson, 1898, Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1 : 218
Nyridela chalciope, Lepidoptera of French Antilles [Pierre Zagatti]
Nyridela chalciope ; Becker & Miller, 2002, J. Lep. Soc. 56 (1): 36, f. 124

Larva on Cupania americana



2.8.2008 (2)

References:
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[BCA]
electronic; BIOLOGIA CENTRALI-AMERICANA
[BHL]
The; Biodiversity Heritage Library; and on; Internet Archive; Note: The linking to the content of Internet Archive is somewhat delicate -- notify me when links break!
[HBN]
Francis Hemming, 1937; HÜBNER, A bibliographical and systematic account of the entomological works of Jacob Hübner and of the supplements thereto by Carl Geyer, Gottfried Franz von Frölich and Gottlieb August Wilhelm Herrich-Schäffer, Vol 1 & 2
[LAMAS-NEO]
Gerardo Lamas; Bibliography of butterflies; An Annocated Bibliography of the Neotropical Butterflies and Skipper (Lepididoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea); Revised Electronic Edition (2007)
[Pierre Zagatti]
WWW pages; Catalogue of the Lepidoptera of the French Antilles; e-mail: Pierre Zagatti


Some related literature:
Becker & Miller, 2002
The large moths of Guana Island, British Virgin Islands: a survey of efficient colonizers J. Lep. Soc. 56 (1): 9-44
Butler, 1876
Notes on the Lepidoptera of the family Zygaenidae, with descriptions of new genera and species J. Linn. Soc. Lond. Zool. 12 (60-62) : 342-407, pl. 27-28
Godman & Salvin, 1884
Biologia Centrali-Americana; or Contributions to the Knowledge of the Fauna of Mexico and Central America. Zoology. Lepidoptera. Heterocera Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Heterocera 1: 1-490, 3: pl. 1-101
Hampson, 1898
Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. 1: Syntomidae Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1 : i-xxi, 1-559, pl. 1-17
Hübner, [1831]
Zuträge zur Sammlung exotischer Schmettlinge, Vol. 3 [1824-] 1825 [-1831] Zuträge Samml. exot. Schmett. 3 : [1-3], 4-6, [7], 8-40, [41-48] (1827 - 1831), : pl. [70-100], f. 401-582 (1824), : pl. [101-103], f. 583-600 (1825)
Lucas, 1857
Historia física política y natural de la Isla de Cuba. (Lepidópteros) in Sagra, Hist. fis. pol. nat. Isla Cuba (2) 7 : 474-750, pl. 14-17 (French Edition) (1857), : 202-313, pl. 14-17 (1857)
Walker, 1856
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 1: 1-278 (1854), 2: 279-581 (1854), 3: 583-775 (1855), 4: 777-976 (1855), 5: 977-1258 (1855), 6: 1259-1508 (1855), 7: 1509-1808 (1856)


If you have corrections, comments or information to add into these pages, just send mail to Markku Savela
Keep in mind that the taxonomic information is copied from various sources, and may include many inaccuracies. Expert help is welcome.