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Nepticulidae
160052.000067Stigmella purpuratella (Braun, 1917)
Distribution Data for Stigmella purpuratella
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Synonymy: Nepticula purpuratella Braun, 1917
Stigmella scinanella Wilkinson & Scoble, 1979
Taxonomic Notes: Stigmella purpuratella (Braun, 1917) includes as a synonym 0066 Stigmella scinanella Wilkinson & Scoble, 1979, ZooKeys, 628: 65-246.
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - 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.
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