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Stigmella Schrank, 1802

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Stigmella Schrank, 1802
Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
Nepticula Heyden 1843
Astigmella Puplesis 1984.


The genus has a worldwide distribution, except for the arctic and antarctic regions (anonymous 2014, Dubatolov 2014, Hodges et al. 1983, Karsholt & Nieukerken 2011, Nieukerken 2014).

Worth knowing:


anonymous 2014. An Identification Guide of Japanese Moths Compiled by Everyone. URL: http://www.jpmoth.org [online 2014.02.10].
Dubatolov, V. V. 2014. Collection of Siberian Zoological Museum: Nepticulidae. http://szmn.sbras.ru/Lepidop/Nepticul.htm [online 2014.02.10].
Hodges, R. W. et al. 1983. Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico. E. W. Classey, London, UK. Updated by Jean-François Landry, Don Lafontaine and Jim Troubridge [available on http://www.lepbarcoding.org/cl_nth_am.php]
Karsholt, O. & E. J. van Nieukerken 2011. Nepticulidae. In - Karsholt, O. & E. J. van Nieukerken (eds.). Lepidoptera, Moths. – Fauna Europaea version 2.4, http://www.faunaeur.org [online 2014.02.10].
Nieukerken, E. J. van 2014: Nepticulidae and Opostegidae of the world. - URL: http://nepticuloidea.info/ [online 2014.02.10].

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2014.02.11
not reviewed