Alcis maculata

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Alcis maculata
Alcis maculata taiwanica.jpg
Alcis maculata taiwanica
Alcis maculata Moore, 1867.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Geometridae
Genus: Alcis
Species: A. maculata
Binomial name
Alcis maculata
(Moore, 1867)[1]
Synonyms
  • Arichanna maculata Moore, [1868]
  • Arichanna plagiogramma Hampson, 1902
  • Icterodes taiwanica Bastelberger, 1909
  • Arichanna maculata negans Prout, 1932
  • Arichanna prodictyota Wehrli, 1934

Alcis maculata is a moth of the family Geometridae. It is found from Tibet and the Himalaya to Taiwan, Thailand, Sumatra and Borneo.[2]

Subspecies[edit]

  • Alcis maculata maculata (India, Thailand, Nepal, Tibet)
  • Alcis maculata negans (Prout, 1932) (Borneo)
  • Alcis maculata prodictyota (Wehrli, 1934) (China)
  • Alcis maculata taiwanica (Bastelberger, 1909) (Taiwan)

References[edit]

  1. ^ TaibNet - Catalogue of Life in Taiwan
  2. ^ Alcis at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms