New Faunistic Records of Tiger Moths in West Pakistan (Lepidoptera, Arctiidae, Arctiinae)

V. Gurko 1 , M. Inayatullah 2  and M. Mashwani 3
  • 1 Chernivtsy branch of the Ukrainian Entomological Society, Chapaev str., 43a/40, Chernivtsy, 58022 Ukraine
  • 2 Entomology Department, NWFP Agricultural University, Peshawar, Pakistan
  • 3 Inspection board of the Federal Plant Protection, Peshawar, Pakistan

New Faunistic Records of Tiger Moths in West Pakistan (Lepidoptera, Arctiidae, Arctiinae)

Four species were collected in Balochistan Province: Axiopoena maura (Eichwald, 1830), Lacydes incurvata (Ebert, 1973), Utetheisa pulchella (Linnaeus, 1758) and Nebrarctia transversa (Moore, 1879). L. incurvata is recorded from Pakistan for the first time. Distribution and systematic position of all mentioned species are discussed.

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