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Stigmella cyrneorolandi Nel & Varenne, 2013

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Stigmella cyrneorolandi Nel & Varenne, 2013: 18-20.
Type locality: France, Corse, Linguizzetta, Bravone
Type: Holotype : Bravone, Linguizzetta, Corse du Sud, 2 m, 6-X-2012, uv, Th. Varenne leg., prép. gen. TV no 5215, coll. Th. Varenne, Nice.

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


The species is known from a single male only, which has been collected in southern Corse.

Stages in development:

The early stages and the larval foodplant are unknown.


Externally, the species seems to be indistinguishable from Stigmella rolandi Nieukerken, 1990, with which it is closely related.

Worth knowing:


Nel, J. & T. Varenne 2013. Description de Stigmella cyrneorolandi n. sp. (Corse) et d´Acleris brigantiensis n. sp. (Hautes-Alpes); Phyllonorycter hostis Triberti, 2007, nouveau pour la France (Lep., Nepticulidae, Tortricidae, Gracillariidae). Oreina 22: 18-20.

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2016.06.29
not reviewed