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Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller, 1873)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Gelechioidea family Gelechiidae subfamily Gelechiinae tribe Gnorimoschemini genus Phthorimaea → species Phthorimaea operculella

Species name(s)

Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller, 1873) = Gelechia sedata Butler 1880 = Phthorimaea solanella Boisduval 1874 = Gelechia tabacella Ragonot, 1879 = Phthorimaea piscipellis Haword 1897 = Phthorimaea terrella Walker 1864.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#11. Volgo-Donsky; #12. Nizhnevolzhsky; #40. Primorsky.

Detailed information with references


  • Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Denmark *, Spain, Italy, Corsica, Crete, Malta, Netherlands *, Portugal, Romania, Sicily, the USSR - the European part of France, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, Lower Volga, Seaside. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Austria, Azores, Balearic Islands, Belgium, Bulgaria, the British Isles, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece (mainland), Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), the Canary Islands, Cyprus, Corsica, Crete, Madeira, Macedonia, Malta, the Netherlands, the Channel Islands, Portugal (mainland), Russia,Romania, Sardinia, North Aegean Islands, Sicily, Ukraine, France (mainland), Croatia, Cycladic, Switzerland. [10]. Peter Khramov.


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