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Incurvaria circulella (Zetterstedt, 1839)

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Adela circulella Zetterstedt, 1839: 1007-1008.
Type locality: Lapponia Umensi, ad Stensele et Naestansjoe [Lapponia, Stensele and Nästansjö]
Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


So far, the species has been found in Europe only in Fennoscandia and the northern part of European Russia (Karsholt & Nieukerken, 2004). In Asia, it has been recorded from the southern Siberian mountains and the Amur and Primorye regions, respectively (Dubatolov, 2009).

Worth knowing:


Dubatolov, V. V. 2009. Collection of Siberian Zoological Museum: Incurvariidae. http://szmn.sbras.ru/Lepidop/Incurvar.htm [online 15 September 2009].
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 2008].
Zetterstedt, J. W. 1839. Insecta Lapponica. Sectio Quarta. — Sp. [869/870]-1039/1140. Lipsiae.

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2009.09.17
Kurz Michael: 2017.04.26
not reviewed