Trifurcula pallidella (Duponchel), new for Spain (Lepidoptera: Nepticulidae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2006
Authors:E. J. van Nieukerken
Journal:SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterologia
Date Published:2006-12-30
Keywords:Faunistics, Lepidoptera, Levarchama anthyllidella, Levarchama cryptella, Misidentified, Nepticulidae, Spain, Trifurcula anthyllidella, Trifurcula cryptella, Trifurcula pallidella

Trifurcula (Trifurcula) pallidella (Duponchel, 1843) is recorded for the first time from Spain, Andalusia. Previous records were misidentifications. Male genitalia are illustrated and a revised distribution map is provided. A few records of Trifurcula (Levarchama) species from the Annotated catalogue published in 2004 are corrected.

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