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Zenophassus schamyl (Christoph, 1888)

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Hepialus Schamyl Christoph, 1888: 309.
Type locality: western Caucasus
Type: not designated

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
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Habit:

     
: Caucasus      
Picture from: © Svyatoslav Knyazev, Omsk, Russia
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Distribution:

To present knowledge, the species is endemic to the Caucasus mountains.

Diagnosis:

The species is unmistakeable in the Palaearctic Region by its pointed apex of the forewings.

Worth knowing:

Sources:

Christop, H. 1888. Diagnosen zu einigen neuen Lepidopteren des palaearctischen Faunengebietes. Horae societatis entomologicae rossicae 22: 308-314.

Publication data:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2016.11.09
Kurz Michael: 2017.01.19
Kurz Michael: 2017.04.26
not reviewed

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