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Mesapamea Heinicke, 1959
Mesapamea Heinicke, 1959; Dt. Ent. Zeits. (N.F.) 6: 103, TS: Apamea moderata Eversmann
Lampetia Boie, 1837; (preocc. Meigen, 1800, Curtis, [1830])
Mesapamea (Amphipyrinae) ; [POOLE]
Mesapamea (Apameini) ; [FE]
Mesapamea (Apameina) ; [NE8, 17, 29, 161]

fiMesapamea secalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
EU, NW.Africa, Turkey, N.Iran. See [About maps] Valkotähkäyökkönen Common Rustic Getreidewurzeleule
Phalaena (Noctua) secalis Linnaeus, 1758; Syst. Nat. (Edn 10) 1 : 519, TL: Europ
Phalaena (Noctua) didyma Esper, 1788; Die Schmett., Th. IV, Bd. 1 (36-37): pl. 126, f. 7
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 161]
Phalaena (Noctua) didyma Esper, 1796; Die Schmett., Th. IV, Bd. 2 (Abs. 1) (48): 378
Noctua lamda Vieweg, 1790; Tabl. Verz. Brand. Schmett. 2: 81 (preocc. Fabricius, 1787)
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 161]
Phalaena (Noctua) lancea Esper, 1791; Die Schmett., Th. IV, Bd. 1 (45-46): pl. 174, f. 5 (Noct. 95), TL: Tyrol
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 161]
Phalaena (Noctua) lancea Esper, 1805; Die Schmett., Th. IV, Bd. 2 (Abs. 1) (54): 663
Phalaena (Noctua) leucostigma Esper, 1791; Die Schmett., Th. IV, Bd. 1 (42-44): pl. 159, f. 7 (Noct. 80), TL: Lyon region
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 161]
Phalaena (Noctua) leucostigma Esper, 1804; Die Schmett., Th. IV, Bd. 2 (Abs. 1) (53): 542
Noctua furca Haworth, 1809; Lepid. Britannica (2): 209, TL: Great Britain
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 161]
Noctua i-niger Haworth, 1809; Lepid. Britannica (2): 211, TL: Great Britain
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 161]
Noctua lugens Haworth, 1809; Lepid. Britannica (2): 212, TL: Great Britain
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 161]
Noctua nova Haworth, 1809
= ; [NE8, 161]
Noctua rava Haworth, 1809; Lepid. Britannica (2): 209, TL: Great Britain
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 161]
Noctua secalina Hübner, [1809]; Samml. eur. Schmett. [4] : pl. 89, f. 420
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 161]
Parastichtis vilis Hübner, [1821]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (14): 213 (?repl. Phalaena Noctua leucostigma Esper)
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 161]
Hadena dydima[sic] var. struvei Ragusa, 1885; Naturalista Siciliano 4 : 274, TL: Sicily, Catelbuono
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 161]
Hadena secalis ab. atrocyanea Krulikovsky, 1909; Rev. russ. ent. 9 (3) : 307
Mesapamea secalis, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Mesapamea secalis, Norges Sommerfugler [NORLEP]
Mesapamea secalis, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Mesapamea secalis, UK Moths [Ian Kimber]
Mesapamea secalis ; [POOLE]; [NE8: 162, pl. 14, f. 22-27, 34-39, 46-51, gen.figs 109, 230]
[secalis-1.jpg] 500x594 (~39Kb) FINLAND: Ka: Virolahti, 671:53, m 18.7.1974, f 26.7.1975, Markku Savela leg. [secalis-2.jpg] 500x545 (~34Kb) FINLAND: Ka: Virolahti, 671:53, m 1-7-8.1987, f 18.7.1974, Markku Savela leg. [secalis-3.jpg] 500x549 (~39Kb) FINLAND: Ka: Virolahti, 671:53, m 24.8.1971, f 18.7.1974, Markku Savela leg.
[secalis-4.jpg] 631x652 (~91Kb) Russia, Moscow area, 12.8.2008, Photo © D. Smirnov [secalis-5U.jpg] identification uncertain 772x728 (~105Kb) Russia, Moscow area, 3.8.2010 (36°25'E, 56°23'N), Photo © D. Smirnov

Note: These images are under secalis. However, I there is no way to identify M. secalella (M. didyma) from M. secalis by outside appearance (at least I don't!)

Larva on Gramineae, Phleum sp., Alopecurus spp., Triticum aestivum, Secale cereale, Elytrigia repens, Elymus arenarius



Mesapamea remmi Rezbanyai-Reser, 1985
Spain, France, Great Britain, Germany, Switzerland, Lichtenstein, Italy, Austria, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Lettland, S.Finland. See [About maps] Mesapamea remmi Rezbanyai-Reser, 1985; Ent. Berichte Luzern 14: (127-148)
Mesapamea secalis × secalella ; [NE8: 162, pl. 14, f. 56-57]
[remmi-1.jpg] 815x768 (~87Kb) Schweiz, Schaffhausen, Löhningen, 1985 / Schweiz, Lugano, Monte Bré, 29.7.1985, Photo © Ladislaus Rezbanyai-Reser leg. [remmi-2.jpg] 368x223 (~84Kb) Espagna, Catalonia, Tarragona, Benifallet, 14.7.2005 (Philippe Dubey leg.), Photo © Ladislaus Rezbanyai-Reser


fiMesapamea secalella Remm, 1983
EU, Turkey, Caucasus. See [About maps] Mesapamea secalella Remm, 1983; Ent. Obozr. 62: 600, TL: Estonia, Rapla, Hageri
Mesapamea secalella ; [POOLE]; [NE8: 164, pl. 14, f. 28-33, 40-45, 52-55, gen.figs 108, 229]
Misidentified/misapplied:
Mesapamea didyma Esper, 1788; auth.
[secalella-1U.jpg] identification uncertain 623x737 (~109Kb) Russia, Moscow area (36°25'E, 56°00'N), 29.7.2009, Photo © D. Smirnov


Mesapamea storai (Rebel, [1940])
Azores Hadena storai Rebel, [1940]; Comm. biol. Helsingfors 6: 23, pl. 1, f. 2, TL: Azores, Flores
Mesapamea acorina Pinker, [1971]; Zeit. Wiener Ent. Ges., 54: 112, f. 6, pl. 12, f. C2, TL: Azores, St. Miguel Furnas, Acoren
Mesapamea acorina ; [POOLE]
Mesapamea storai ; [POOLE]; [NE8: 165, pl. 14, f. 58-63, gen.figs 112, 232]

Mesapamea maderensis Pinker, [1971]
Madeira Mesapamea maderensis Pinker, [1971]; Zeit. Wiener Ent. Ges., 54: 107, f. 4, pl. 12, f. C1, TL: Madeira, Serra de Agua
Mesapamea maderensis ; [POOLE]; [NE8: 161]

Mesapamea pinkeri Bacallado, 1972
Mesapamea pinkeri ; [NE8: 161]

Mesapamea moderata (Eversmann, 1843)
S.Urals, Tadjikistan, Kazachstan, Krighizia, SW.Siberia, ...?. See [About maps] Apamea moderata Eversmann, 1843; Bull. Soc. Imp. Nat. Moscou 16 (3) : 547, TL: Ural
Mesapamea moderata ; [POOLE]; [NE8: 165, pl. 15, f. 1-6, gen.figs 111, 233]

Mesapamea concinnata Heinicke, 1959
Japan. See [About maps] Mesapamea concinnata Heinicke, 1959; Dt. Ent. Zeits. (N.F.) 6: 109, f. 10 (m.gen), pl. 2, f. 5, TL: Japan, Asamayama
Mesapamea concinnata ; [POOLE]; [NE8: 161]

Mesapamea calcirena (Püngeler, 1902)
Celaena calcirena Püngeler, 1902; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 15 (1) : 150, pl. 5, f. 11, TL: "Togus-torau"
Mesapamea calcirena ; [POOLE]; [NE8: 161]

Mesapamea evidentis Heinicke, 1959
Sichuan. See [About maps] Mesapamea evidentis Heinicke, 1959; Dt. Ent. Zeits. (N.F.) 6: 108, f. 9 (m.gen), pl. 2, f. 3, TL: [Sichuan], Batang
Mesapamea evidentis ; [POOLE]; [NE8: 161]

Mesapamea monotona Heinicke, 1959
Yunnan. See [About maps] Mesapamea monotona Heinicke, 1959; Dt. Ent. Zeits. (N.F.) 6: 106, f. 8 (m.gen), pl. 2, f. 2, TL: N.Yunnan, A-tun-tse
Mesapamea monotona ; [POOLE]; [NE8: 161]

Mesapamea secalindica Rezbanyai-Reser, 1986
NW.India. See [About maps] Mesapamea secalindica Rezbanyai-Reser, 1986; Ent. Beriche Luzern 15: (47-84)
Mesapamea secalindica ; [NE8: 161]


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References:
[About maps]
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[D. Smirnov]
Russia, Moscow; e-mail: D. Smirnov
[ESP]
Heppner, 1981; The dates of E. J. C. Esper's Die Schmetterlinge in Abblidungen... 1776-[1830]; Archives of Natural History (1981) 10 (2): 251-254
[FE]
Fauna Europaea; Fauna Europaea
[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
[Ian Kimber]
http://www.ukmoths.force9.co.uk/
[Ladislaus Rezbanyai-Reser]
Dr. Ladislaus Reser; Natur-Museum Luzern, Switzerland
[MBE]
Moths and Butteflies of Europe; Paolo Mazzei, Diego Reggianti and Ilaria Pimpinelli; http://www.leps.it/
[NE8]
Zilli, Ronkay & Fibiger, 2005; Noctuidae Europaeae 8: 323pp; Apameini
[NORLEP]
Norges Sommerfugler
[POOLE]
Poole, 1989; Lepidopterorum catalogus (n.s.) 118 - Noctuidae
[SVF]
Svenska fjärilar; Naturhistoriska riksmuseet; (Sweden)


Some related literature:
Esper, 1788; Esper, 1791
Die Schmetterlinge in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Beschreibungen. Theil IV. Die Eulenphalenen Die Schmett., Th. IV, Bd. 1 (29): 1-16, pl. 80-85 (Noct. 1-6) (1786), (30): 17-32, pl. 86-91 (Noct. 7-12) (1786), (31): 33-48, pl. 92-97 (Noct. 13-18) (1787), (32): 49-64, pl. 98-103 (Noct. 19-24) (1787), (33): 65-80, pl. 104-109 (Noct. 25-30) (1787), (34): 81-96, pl. 110-115 (Noct. 31-36) (1787), (35): 97-112, pl. 116-121 (Noct. 37-42) (1787), (36-37): 113-144, pl. 122-133 (Noct. 43-54) (1788), (38): 145-160, pl. 134-139 (Noct. 55-60) (1788), (39): 161-176, pl. 140-145 (Noct. 61-66) (1789), (40): 177-192, pl. 146-151 (Noct. 67-72) (1790), (41): 193-208, pl. 152-155, 99B, 105B (Noct. 73-76) (1790), (42-44): 209-320, pl. 156-167, 117A (Noct. 77-88) (1791), (45-46): 321-352, pl. 168-177, 125B, 125C (Noct. 89-98) (1791), (47): 353-372, pl. 178-183 (Noct. 99-104) (1794)
Esper, 1796; Esper, 1804; Esper, 1805
Die Schmetterlinge in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Beschreibungen. Theil IV. Die Eulenphalenen Die Schmett., Th. IV, Bd. 2 (Abs. 1) (48): 373-420, pl. 184-186 (Noct. 105-107) (1796), (Abs. 1) (49-50): 421-464, pl. 187-191 (Noct. 108-112) (1798), (Abs. 1) (51): 465-496, pl. [192],[193] (Noct. 113-114) ([1799-1803]), (Abs. 1) (52): 497-536, pl. 194-195 (Noct. 115-116) (1804), (Abs. 1) (53): 537-632, pl. 196 (Noct. 117) (1804), (Abs. 1) (54): 633-698, pl. 197-198 (Noct. 118-119) (1805), (Abs. 2) (49-50): 1-44 (1798), (Abs. 2) (51): 45-54 ([1799-1803]), (Abs. 2) (52): 55-62 (1804), (Abs. 2) (53): 63-85 (1805)
Eversmann, 1843
Quaedam lepidopterorum species novae in montibus Uralensibus et Altaicus habitantes nunc descriptae et depictae Bull. Soc. Imp. Nat. Moscou 16 (3) : 535-553, 4pls
Haworth, 1809
Lepidoptera Britannica, sistens digestimen novam lepidopterorum quae in Magna Britannica reperiunter ... adjunguntur dissertationes variae ad historiam naturalam spectantes Lepid. Britannica (1): 1-136 (1803), (2): 137-376 ([1809]), (3): 377-512 ([1811]), (4): 513-609 (1828)
Heinicke, 1959
Revision der Gattung Apamea Ochs. 1816. 1. Teil Dt. Ent. Zeits. (N.F.) 6: 100-111
Hübner, [1809]
Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge. IV. Noctuae - Eulen ("Dritte Band") Samml. eur. Schmett. [4] : 155-194, : pl. 1-74, f. 1-345 (1800-1803), : pl. 75-86, f. 346-405 (1803-1808), : pl. 87-96, f. 406-455 (1808-1809), : pl. 97-134, f. 456-615 (1809-1813), : pl. 135-139, f. 616-638 (1814-1817), : pl. 140-141, f. 639-647 (1818-1819), : pl. 142-150, f. 648-697 (1819-1822), : pl. 151, f. 698-703 (1823), : pl. 152-156, f. 704-732 (1823-1824), : pl. 157, f. 733-736 (1825-1826), : pl. 158-160, f. 737-752 (1827-1828), : pl. 161-162, f. 753-765 (1828-1830), : pl. 163-169, f. 766-802 (1828-1832), : pl. 170-171, f. 803-812 (1832-1833), : pl. 172-176, f. 813-839 (1834), : pl. 177-179, f. 840-853 (1834-1835), : pl. 180, f. 854-858 (1834-1835), : pl. 181, f. 859-863 (1836), : pl. 182, f. 864-868 (1836-1838), : pl. 183, f. 869-873 (1837-1838), : pl. 184-185, f. 874-882 (1838), : [7], 8-24 (1834?)
Hübner, [1821]
Verzeichniss bekannter Schmettlinge, 1816-[1826] Verz. bek. Schmett. (1): [1-3], 4-16 (1816), (2): 17-32 (1819), (3): 33-48 (1819), (4): 49-64 (1819), (5): 65-80 (1819), (6): 81-96 (1819), (7): 97-112 (1819), (8): 113-128 (1819), (9): 129-144 (1819), (10): 145-160 (1819), (11): 161-176 (1819), (12): 177-192 (1820), (13): 193-208 (1820), (14): 209-224 (1821), (15): 225-240 (1821), (16): 241-256 (1821), (17): 257-272 (1823), (18): 273-288 (1823), (19): 289-304 (1823), (20): 305-320 (1825), (21): 321-336 (1825), (22): 337-352 (1825), (23-27): 353-431 ([1825])
Krulikovsky, 1909
[russian] Rev. russ. ent. 9 (3) : 292-323
Linnaeus, 1758
Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Clases, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Symonymis, Locis. Tomis I. 10th Edition Syst. Nat. (Edn 10) 1 : 1-338, : 339-824
Pinker, [1971]
Neue und interessant Lepidopteren aus Madeira und den Azoren mit faunisticher hindwisen auf di Kanaren Zeit. Wiener Ent. Ges., 54: 101-131, 3pls
Püngeler, 1902
Neue Macrolepidoteren aus Centralasien Dt. ent. Z. Iris 15 (1) : 147-160
Ragusa, 1885
Note Lepidotterologische Naturalista Siciliano 4 : 271-274
Remm, 1983
New species of Noctuidae Ent. Obozr. 62: 596-600
Rezbanyai-Reser, 1985
Mesapamea - Studien II. Mesapamea remmai sp. n. aus der Schweiz, sowie Beiträge zur Kenntnis der westpaläarktischen Arten der Gattun Mesapamea Heinicke, 1959 Ent. Berichte Luzern 14: 127-148
Rezbanyai-Reser, 1986
Mesapamea - Studien IV. Mesapamea secalindica sp. nova aus Nordwest-Indien sowie Beiträge zur Kenntnis der ostpalaearktischen Arten der Gattung Mesapamea Heinice under der "Luperina" hedeni - Gruppe Ent. Beriche Luzern 15: 47-84
Vieweg, 1790
Tabellarisches Verizeichniss der in der Churmark Brandenburg Einheimischen Schmettline Tabl. Verz. Brand. Schmett. 2: 33,50,57,81,85


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