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Megalophanes viciella (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775)

Имаго  Megalophanes viciella


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Tineoidea family Psychidae subfamily Oiketicinae tribe Phalacropterygini genus Megalophanes → species Megalophanes viciella

Species name(s)

Megalophanes viciella (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775) = Psyche calunella Hering, 1846 = Psyche detrita Lederer, 1853 = Psyche fasciculella Herrich-Schäffer, 1845 = Tinea graminifera Geoffroy, 1785 = Phryganea? pectinicornis Scopoli, 1763 = Psyche pruni Schrank, 1802 = Tinea siciella Hübner, 1793 = Psyche stettinella Bruand, 1853 = Bombyx viciae Borkhausen, 1790 = Tinea viciella Hübner, 1793.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#6. Evropeisky Severo-Vostochny*; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #12. Nizhnevolzhsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky; #34. Kamchatsky.

* An asterisk denotes a region for which the species is listed as an migrant or information that requires additional checking.

Имаго  Megalophanes viciella

Detailed information with references


  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, the Soviet Union - the European part of Turkey - European part of the Czech Republic, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: East Caucasian, Gorno-Altaisk, the European North-East (?), Western Caucasus, Kamchatka, Lower Volga, Mid-Volzhsky, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Hungary, Germany, Greece (mainland), Italy (mainland), Lithuania, Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Turkey (European part), Ukraine, Czech Republic, Estonia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Megalophanes viciella


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

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Text data: Peter Khramov.

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