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Moleropterix Engel & Kinzelbach, 2008

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Moleropterix Engel & Kinzelbach, 2008: 1444.
Type: Moleropterix kalbei Engel & Kinzelbach, 2008: By monotypy.

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


The genus is known only from the type species from the Ypresian.

Worth knowing:


Engel, M. S. & R. K. Kinzelbach 2008. A primitive moth from the earliest Eocene Fur Formation ("Mo-clay") of Denmark (Lepidoptera: Micropterigidae). Linzer biologische Beiträge 40 (2): 1443-1448.

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2020.07.24
not reviewed