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Catapterix crimaea Zagulajev & Sinev, 1988

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Catapterix crimaea Zagulajev & Sinev, 1988: 600.
Type locality: Crimea, Kara Dag
Type: Holotype : Crimea, Kara Dag, 18 V 1987, leg. Sinev, genit. no. 12685, in coll. ?

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


The species has been described from Crimea, but meanwhile, it has been found also in southern France.

Worth knowing:


Zagulajev, A. K. & S. Yu. Sinev, 1988. Catapterigidae fam. n. - a new family of lower Lepidoptera (Lepidoptera, Dacnonypha) [in Russian]. Revue dŽEntomologie de lŽURSS LXVII (3): 593-601.

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2020.05.05
not reviewed