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Paraclemensia cyanella (Zeller, 1850)

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Adela cyanella Zeller, 1850: 134-135.
Type locality: Italy, Tuscany, Livorno
Type: Syntypes : Italy, Tuscany, Livorno, April 28th-May 3rd, leg. J. Mann, in coll. NHM, London

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
Paraclemensia europaea Davis, 1974


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P. cyanella has been recorded from France and Italy, as well as from the south or European Russia. Its occurance in Romania is doubtful (RŠkosy et al. 2003, Karsholt & Nieukerken, 2004).

Worth knowing:


Karsholt, O. & E. J. van Nieukerken 2004. Incurvariidae. In - Karsholt, O. & E. J. van Nieukerken (eds.). Lepidoptera, Moths. Ė Fauna Europaea version 1.1, http://www.faunaeur.org [online 22 April 2008].
RŠkosy, L., M. Goia & Z. KovŠcs 2003. Catalogul Lepidopterelor Rom‚niei. Verzeichnis der Schmetterlinge Rumšniens; Cluj Napoca Societata Lepidopterologica Rom‚na : 1 - 44.
Zeller, P. C. 1850. Verzeichniss der von Herrn Jos. Mann beobachteten Toscanischen Microlepidoptera. Entomologische Zeitung 11: (2) 59-64, (4) 134-136, (5) 139-162, (6) 195-212.

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2009.09.03
Kurz Michael: 2010.04.08
Kurz Michael: 2017.04.26
not reviewed