Taxon profile


Brassy Long-horn
Nemophora metallica (Poda, 1761)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Adelidae »  genus Nemophora

Scientific synonyms

Adela metallica (Poda, 1761)
Nemophora aerosellus
Nemophora scabiosella (Scopoli, 1763)
Adela scabiosella (Scopoli, 1763)


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Intertaxon relationships

food: Knautia arvensis (L.) J.M. Coult. - Field Scabious

Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Nemophora metallica (Poda, 1761)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [432355]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Nemophora metallica (Poda, 1761)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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