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Greya variabilis Davis & Pellmyr, 1982

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Greya variabilis Davis & Pellmyr, 1992: 56-58.
Type locality: Canada, British Columbia, Queen Charlotte Islands, Graham Island
Type: Holotype : British Columbia: Queen Charlotte Islands, Graham Island, Queen Charlotte Range, ridge above Takakia, Lake, 3000 ft [900 m], 30 Jul 1985, J.F.G. Clarke, in coll. National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


The species has a Holarctic distribution in subarctic environments.

Worth knowing:


Davis, D. R., O. Pellmyr & J. N. Thompson 1992. Biology and systematics of Greya Busck and Tetragma, new genus (Lepidoptera: Prodoxidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 524: 1-88.

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2020.05.05
not reviewed