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Nepticulidae
160076.000114.3"Acalyptris" distaleus (Wilkinson, 1979)
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Synonymy: Microcalyptris distaleus Wilkinson, 1979
Taxonomic Notes: "Acalyptris" distaleus (Wilkinson, 1979), n. sp., Tijdschrift voor Entomologie, 124:78, is listed under Unplaced Acalyptris in Nieukerken et al. (2016), ZooKeys, 628: 195.
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) ("Acalyptris distaleusGroupEvN4052") - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) ("Acalyptris distaleusGroupEvN4582") - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Van Nieukerken, E.J., C. Doorenweerd, R.J.B. Hoare, D.R. Davis, 2016. Revised classification and catalogue of global Nepticulidae and Opostegidae (Lepidoptera, Nepticuloidea). ZooKeys, 628: 65-246.
  • Wilkinson, C., 1979. A taxonomic study of the micro-lepidopteran genera Microcalyptris Braun and Fomoria Beirne occurring in the United States of America (Lepidoptera, Nepticulidae). Tijdschrift voor Entomologie, 122: 78.
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