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Nematopogon chalcophyllis (Meyrick, 1935)

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Nemophora chalcophyllis Meyrick, 1935: 96.
Type locality: China, Zhejiang, Tien Mushan
Type: Lectotype : China, Zhejiang, prov. W of Hangzhou, Tien Mushan, 1700 m (5300 feet), Höne; genitlia slide BMNH 20442; in coll. NHM, London

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


The species is known only from China, from the Zhejiang province (Nielsen 1985).

Worth knowing:


Meyrick, E. 1935. In Caradja & Meyrick. Mater. Microlepid. Fauna chin. Provinzen Kiangsu, Chekiang, Hunan.
Nielsen, E. S. 1985. A taxonomic review of the adelid genus Nematopogon Zeller (Lepidoptera: Incurvarioidea). Entomologia Scandinavica supplement no. 25: 66 pp.

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2019.02.06
not reviewed