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Pharmacis (Pharmacis) bertrandi (Le Cerf, 1936)

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Hepialus bertrandi Le Cerf, 1936: 290-292.
Type locality: France, Hautes-Alpes, Abriès, 1900 m
Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


: Piemonte, Cuneo, Val Grana, Alpe Trofarella, 2014.07.20, coll. Michael Kurz      
Picture from: Kurz Michael
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To present knowledge, P. bertrandi has been recorded from France only (Karsholt & Nieukerken 2004). It is, however, also known from adjacent parts of Piemonte.


Picture from: © Viette 1948, modified
Detailed view

Worth knowing:


Le Cerf, F. 1936. Une Hepiale nouvelle de France (Lep. Hepialidae). Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 49: 290-292, pl. IV.
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 22 July 2009].

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2009.07.22
Kurz Michael: 2012.02.04
Kurz Michael: 2017.04.26
Kurz Michael: 2019.12.06
Kurz Michael: 2020.05.12
not reviewed