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Pharmacis (Pharmacis) pyrenaica (Donzel, 1838)

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Hepialus pyrenaicus Donzel, 1838: 429-430, pl. 12, fig. 1, 2.
Type locality: France, Pyrénees-Orientales, montagne de Cambrusdase, Mont Louis, 1200 m and vallée d´Eyne, 1200 m
Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
Hepialus pyrenaeus Herrich-Schäffer, [1846]. Unjustifies emendation.
Hepialus alticola Oberthür, 1881. Junior subjective synonym.

Habit:

     
: France, Hautes Pyrénées, Gèdre, 1946.07, coll. Haus der Natur      
Picture from: Kurz Michael
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Distribution:

The species has been recorded from the spanish as well as the french part of the Pyrenees (Karsholt & Nieukerken 2004).

Anatomy:

     
-genitalia      
Picture from: © Viette 1948, modified
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Worth knowing:

Sources:

Donzel H. 1838. Description de trois nouvelles espèces de Lépidoptères trouvées dans les Pyrénées-Orientales. Annales de la Société entomologique de France 7: 429-432 + pl. 12.
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:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2007.01.01
Kurz Michael: 2009.07.22
Kurz Michael: 2012.02.04
Kurz Michael: 2017.04.26
not reviewed

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