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Nematopogon magna (Zeller, 1878)

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Nemophora pilella var. magna Zeller, 1878: 120.
Type locality: Switzerland, Graubüden, Bergün, Rugnux
Type: Lectotype : Switzerland, Graubünden, Bergün, Rugnux, 11.6.1875 (Zeller); genitalia slide BMNH 2352; in coll. NHM, London (designated by Nielsen 1985)

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
Nemophora variella Brandt, 1937: 72. Type locality: Finland, Savonia australis, Otava, Mikkeli. Junior subjective synonym.
Nemophora anonymella Lewin, 1945: 151. Type locality: Sweden, Dalarna, Floda, Syrholm. Junior subjective synoynm.

Distribution:

Besides Switzerland, Austria and Germany, the species has been recorded so far only from north-western and northern Europa (Karsholt & Nieukerken, 2004).

Worth knowing:

Sources:

Karsholt, O. & E. J. van Nieukerken 2004. Adelidae. In - Karsholt, O. & E. J. van Nieukerken (eds.). Lepidoptera, Moths. – Fauna Europaea version 1.1, http://www.faunaeur.org [online 11 June 2008].
Zeller, P. C. 1878. Beiträge zur Lepidoptern - Fauna der Ober-Albula in Graubünden. Stettiner Entomologische Zeitung 39: 81-165.

Publication data:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2010.05.25
Kurz Michael: 2019.01.23
not reviewed

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