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Megasis rippertella (Zeller, 1839)

Самец  Megasis rippertella


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Pyraloidea family Pyralidae subfamily Phycitinae tribe Phycitini genus Megasis → species Megasis rippertella

Species name(s)

Megasis rippertella (Zeller, 1839).


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #28. Zabaikalsky.

Detailed information with references


  • Austria, Bulgaria, Greece, Spain, Italy, Romania, Sicily, the USSR - the European part of France, Switzerland, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, East Caucasus, Transbaikalia, Western Caucasus, Middle-Volzhsky, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Austria, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece (mainland), Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Macedonia, Russia, Romania, Sicily, Ukraine, France (mainland), Switzerland. [10]. Peter Khramov.


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photo: Aleksandr Andrianov.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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19.05.2015 19:48, Alexandr Zhakov Corrected data.

Megasis hppertella (Zeller, 1839) удален из синонимов

19.05.2015 19:48, Alexandr Zhakov Corrected data.

Megasis hppertella (Zeller, 1839) удален из синонимов

19.05.2015 19:07, Peter Khramov

True understand that hppertella - just a typo and not a synonym no?

18.05.2015 7:27, Alexandr Zhakov The taxons were merged.

Megasis rippertella and Megasis hppertella were merged.

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