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Incurvaria ploessli Huemer, 1993

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Incurvaria ploessli Huemer, 1993: 119.
Type locality: Italy, Alpi Marittime, N. Colle di Boaria
Type: Holotype : "ITALIA Prov. Imperia Alpi Marittime N. Colle di Boaria 2100 m, 21.7.1991, leg. Huemer & Tarmann", in coll. TLMF, Innsbruck

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


Up to present, the species has been recorded from the alpine regions of France and Italy, whereas its occurence in Switzerland is doubtful (Huemer 1993, Karsholt & Nieukerken 2004).

Worth knowing:


Huemer, P. 1993. Review of the Incurvaria vetulella species-group in the Alps (Lepidoptera: Incurvariidae). Entomologica Scandinavica 24: 109 - 120.
Karsholt, O. & E. J. van Nieukerken 2004. Incurvariidae. In - Karsholt, O. & E. J. van Nieukerken (eds.). Lepidoptera, Moths. – Fauna Europaea version 1.1, http://www.faunaeur.org [online 7 March 2009].

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2009.09.28
Kurz Michael: 2017.04.26
not reviewed