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Paraclemensia Busck, 1904

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Paraclemensia Busck, 1904
Type: Adela cyanella Zeller, 1850

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


Species of Paraclemensia are distributed throughout the Holarctic region. Of the eight species, six are found in Japan (one of them also in Siberia), one in North America and another one in southern Europe (Nielsen 1982).

Worth knowing:


Nielsen, E. S. 1982. The maple leaf-cutter moth and its allies: a revision of Paraclemensia (Incurvariidae s.str.). Syst. Ent. 7: 217 - 238

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2009.09.02
not reviewed