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Pharmacis (Korscheltellus) Börner, 1932

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Korscheltellus Börner, 1920
Type: Noctua lupulinus Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


The taxon Korscheltellus comprises two species, the widespread Pharmacis (Korscheltellus) lupulinus (Linné, 1758), which is distributed in the most of Europe and North America and Pharmacis (Korscheltellus) gracilis (Grote, [1865]) from Canada and the eastern United States (Karsholt & Nieukerken 2004, wikipedia 2009).

Worth knowing:


Börner 1920.
Karsholt, O. & E. J. van Nieukerken 2004. Hepialidae. In - Karsholt, O. & E. J. van Nieukerken (eds.). Lepidoptera, Moths. – Fauna Europaea version 1.1, http://www.faunaeur.org [online 16 May 2008].
Wikipedia contributors. Korscheltellus. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Available at: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Korscheltellus&oldid=243316630. Accessed July 16, 2009.

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2009.07.17
not reviewed