Taxon profile


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Palpita vitrealis (Rossi, 1794)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Crambidae - grass moths »  genus Palpita

Scientific synonyms

Palpita unionalis (Hübner, 1796)


Taxon in country check-lists*

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cosmopolitan distribution

Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Palpita vitrealis (Rossi, 1794)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN Pest Information Wiki [Palpita_unionalis]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Palpita unionalis (Hübner)]
Data retrieved on: 6 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [442702]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Palpita vitrealis (Rossi, 1794)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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