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Stigmella maoriella

 

Species Authority
Walker, 1864:1008
Synonym/s
Tinea maoriella Walker, 1864:1008 (original combination)
Common Name
-
Locality
Auckland, New Zealand
Last Record
November 1853 or before ([url=https://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/publications/books/fauna-of-nz-series/extracts/fnz14/historical-notes]source[/url])
IUCN status
Not evaluated
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Hypodigm
Only three specimens are known, all males: one lectotype and two paralectotypes (Donner & Wilkinson, 1989:29).
Notes
References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
 
Walker, F. (1864). List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum XXX: Tineites. Pp. 837-1096.
 
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
Donner, Hans and Wilkinson, Christopher. (1989). [url=https://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/__data/assets/pdf_file/0017/26306/FNZ16DonnerWilkinson1989.pdf#page=27]Nepticulidae (Insecta: Lepidoptera)[/url]. Fauna of New Zealand [no.] 16. 92 pp.