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Adelidae

Species of this family are characterised by their particularly long antennae. The family has a world-wide distribution (Scoble 1992: 214).
Identification: Benander 1953, Gozmány 1965, Heath & Pelham-Clinton 1976, Jacobs 1948, Küppers 1980, Nielsen 1985, Razowski 1978, Wojtusiak 1972, Zagulyaev 1989g.
Nomenclature according to Fauna Europaea.
Species in Belgium: 20.


WV = West-Vlaanderen LI = Limburg NA = Namur
OV = Oost-Vlaanderen BR = Brabant LG = Liège
AN = Antwerpen HA = Hainaut LX = Luxembourg
= before 1980 = 1980 – 2004 = after 2004
Species WV OV AN LI BR HA NA LG LX
Adela croesella (Scopoli, 1763)
= sultzella (Linnaeus, 1767)
     
Adela cuprella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)  
Adela reaumurella (Linnaeus, 1758)
= viridella (Scopoli, 1763)
Adela violella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
= tombacinella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)
     
Cauchas fibulella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)        
Cauchas rufimitrella (Scopoli, 1763)  
Nematopogon adansoniella (De Villers, 1789)
= panzerella (Fabricius, 1794)
 
Nematopogon metaxella (Hübner, 1813)  
Nematopogon pilella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)              
Nematopogon robertella (Clerck, 1759)
= pilulella (Hübner, 1813)
   
Nematopogon schwarziellus Zeller, 1839          
Nematopogon swammerdamella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Nemophora congruella (Zeller, 1839)                
Nemophora cupriacella (Hübner, 1819)        
 
Nemophora degeerella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Nemophora dumerilella (Duponchel, 1839)                
Nemophora fasciella (Fabricius, 1775)
= cypriacella (Duponchel, 1844)
               
Nemophora metallica (Poda, 1761)
= scabiosella (Scopoli, 1763)
   
Nemophora minimella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)              
Nemophora ochsenheimerella (Hübner, 1813)    

Comments to Willy De Prins or Chris Steeman
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