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Stigmella lonicerarum (Frey, 1856)

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Nepticula lonicerarum Frey, 1857: 383.
Type locality: Switzerland, Zürich
Type: 2 Syntypes, Switzerland, Zürich, mines October 1855 on Lonicera xylosteum, adults emergend 28+29 Mai 1856, leg. Bremi, in coll. Natural History Museum London (NHM)

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
Nepticula lonicerarum var. lentinensis Skala, 1935: 79: Type locality: Austria, Upper Austria. Junior subjective synonym.
Nepticula lonicerarum var. livonica Skala, 1935: 79. Type locality: Latvia, Livland. Junior subjective synonym.
Nepticula lonicerarum var. teutonica Skala, 1935: 79. Type locality: Germany, Thüringen. Junior subjective synonym.

Distribution:

The species is known from northern, central and eastern Europe, as well as from Italy and parts of the Balkan peninsula (Nieukerken 2018).

Stages in development:

   
Mine on Lonicera xylosteum: Salzburg, Flachgau, Thalgau, Schober, 1991.09.16, leg. Marion & Michael Kurz, coll. Michael Kurz Salzburg, Adnet, Waidach, 1993.10.02, leg. Marion & Michael Kurz, coll. Michael Kurz    
Picture from: Kurz Michael
Detailed view
Picture from: Kurz Michael
Detailed view
   

Worth knowing:

Sources:

Frey, H. 1857. Revision der Nepticulen. Linnaea Entomologica: 351-446.
Nieukerken, E. J. van 2018. Nepticulidae and Opostegidae of the world. - URL: http://nepticuloidea.info/ [online 2018.06.28].

Publication data:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2015.11.26
Kurz Michael: 2018.06.29
not reviewed

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