Check List 13(6): 733-738, doi: 10.15560/13.6.733
First record of the genus Shargacucullia G. Ronkay & L. Ronkay, 1992 (Insecta, Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) from the Altai Mountains
expand article infoAnton Volynkin, Sergey Titov§, Matjaž Černila|
‡ Altai State University, Barnaul, Russia§ S. Toraigyrov Pavlodar State University, Pavlodar, Kazakhstan| The Slovenian Museum of Natural History, Ljubljana, Slovenia
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The genus Shargacucullia G. Ronkay & L. Ronkay, 1992 is recorded in Altai Mountains (eastern Kazakhstan) for the first time. Three species, S. (Verbascullia) verbasci (Linnaeus, 1758), S. (Shargacucullia) xylophana (Boursin, 1934) and S. (Shargacucullia) nekrasovi G. Ronkay, L. Ronkay & Gyulai, 2011 are reported in the Tarbagatai Ridge and West Altai Mountains. These are the north-easternmost known localities of the species. Adults, genitalia and habitats of the species are illustrated.
Kazakhstan; Asia; new records