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Title Agrotis desertorum Boisduval, 1840 new to the Maltese Islands (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).

Authors Agius, J.

Author Affiliation 166 'Infinity', Vjal ix-Xarolla, MT-Zurrieq, ZRQ1617, Malta.

Author Email jonagius@msn.com

Journal SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterología 2018 Vol 46 No. 183 pp. 501-503

ISSN 0300-5267


Abstract

Agrotis desertorum Boisduval, 1840 is reported for the first time from the Maltese Islands. Distribution and habits of the adult are included. A Maltese name is proposed for this new record.
Publication type
Journal article

Publisher
Sociedad Hispano-Luso-Americana de Lepidopterología

Year of publication
2018

Location of publication
Madrid

Country of publication
Spain

Language of publication
English

Language of summary
Spanish

Geographical location
Malta

Record number
20183355199

Organism descriptor
Agrotis
insects


Descriptor
arthropod pests
geographical distribution
habits
insect pests
new geographic records
nomenclature
pests
plant pests


Identifier
Agrotis desertorum
pest arthropods
pest insects


Broad Term
Noctuidae
Lepidoptera
insects
Hexapoda
arthropods
invertebrates
animals
eukaryotes
Commonwealth of Nations
Developed Countries
European Union Countries
Mediterranean Region
Southern Europe
Europe