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Nemophora sylvatica Hirowatari, 1995

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Nemophora sylvaica [sic!] Hirowatari, 1995: 100.


(determination uncertain): Russia, Primorsky Krai, Spassky district, Konstantinovka vill. suburbs, 2016.06.19, leg. Knyazev S. A., coll. Michael Kurz      
Picture from: Kurz Michael
Detailed view


The species is known from the Russian far East (from the Kuriles following Dubatolov 2019) and from Japan (anonymous 2009a). It is recorded also for the Primorye-region.

Worth knowing:


anonymous 2009a. An Identification Guide of Japanese Moths Compiled by Everyone. URL: http://www.jpmoth.org [online 15 September, 2009].
Dubatolov, V. V. 2019. Collection of Siberian Zoological Museum: Adelidae. http://szmn.eco.nsc.ru/Lepidop/Adelid.htm [online 22 Februar 2019].
Hirowatari, T. 1995. Taxonomic notes on Nemophora bifasciatella Issiki, with descriptions of its two new allied species from Japan and the Russian Far East (Lepidoptera, Adelidae). Japanese Journal of Entomology 63 (1): 95-105.

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2019.02.22
Kurz Michael: 2019.02.25
not reviewed