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Stigmella aurora Puplesis, 1984

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Stigmella aurora Puplesis, 1984: 119.
Type locality: Russia, Primor´ye, 20 km E of Ussuriysk, Gornotayezhnoye
Type: Holotype : Russia, Primor´ye, 20 km E of Ussuriysk, Gornotayezhnoye, ex l. 3.iii.1983, larvae 18.vii.1982, R. Puplesis, in coll. ZIAN

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


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Picture from: Kurz Michael
Detailed view


Following Nieukerken (2014), the species is known from the eastern part of European Russia, Kirghizia and the Far East (Primorye).

Stages in development:

Larva. The species has been reared from Crataegus pinnatifida (Nieukerken 2014).


Picture from: © Puplesis, 1984
Detailed view

Worth knowing:


Nieukerken, E. J. van 2014: Nepticulidae and Opostegidae of the world. - URL: http://nepticuloidea.info/ [online 2014.05.12].
Puplesis, R. K. 1984. Novye vidy Molej-malyutok (Lepidoptera, Nepticulidae) iz juzhnogo Primor´ya. Entomologicheskoe Obozrenie 63: 111-125.

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2014.05.12
Kurz Michael: 2016.09.07
Kurz Michael: 2020.02.03
not reviewed