Entomologica Fennica

Abstracts of Volume 5 Number 2, 1995

K. Mikkola, M. Fibiger & J. D. Lafontaine 1994: Revision of the Xestia speciosa and X. alpicola Complexes in Europe (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae). - Entomologica Fennica 5: 125-128.

Xestia (Anomogyna) viridescens (Turati, 1919) stat. n. from the southern Alps is a species distinct from X. speciosa (Hübner, 1813). The southern Fennoscandian subspecies of X. (A.) speciosa is ssp. baltica (Valle, 1940) stat. rev., and that of X. (A.) alpicola (Zetterstedt, 1839) is ssp. iveni (Hübner, 1870) stat. rev.

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