Seq # 130

Adelidae Bruand, 1851 Family

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Species of this family are characterised by their particularly long antennae. The family has a worldwide distribution and nearly 300 species have been described (van Nieukerken E. J., Kaila L., Kitching I. J., Kristensen N. P. (...) Yakovlev R. V., Zolotuhin V. V. & Zwick A. 2011: 213).


Family: Adelidae
Vernacular names
Langsprietmotten (NL), Fairy longhorn moths (EN), Langhornmotten (DE)
Species in Belgium

Direct lower taxa

Seq. # Name Vernacular names

Adelinae Bruand, 1850


Nematopogoninae Nielsen E. S., 1985

Species in Belgium

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