Seq # 195

Ypsolophidae Guenée, 1845 Family

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This family, with 163 described species (van Nieukerken E. J., Kaila L., Kitching I. J., Kristensen N. P. (...) Yakovlev R. V., Zolotuhin V. V. & Zwick A. 2011: 214), occurs mainly in the Palaearctic region and extends to North Africa, eastern Russia, and also in NW India. It was accidentally introduced in the U.S.A.


Family: Ypsolophidae
Vernacular names
Spitskopmotten (NL), Ypsolophid moths (EN)
Species in Belgium

Direct lower taxa

Seq. # Name Vernacular names

Ypsolophinae Guenée, 1854


Ochsenheimeriinae Herrich-Schäffer, 1857

Species in Belgium

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