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Plutellidae

The family Plutellidae is by some authors included in the Yponomeutidae. Kyrki (1990) proposed six subfamilies in the Yponomeutidae, but the phylogenetic relationships between them are still uncertain (Scoble 1992: 238).
Identification: Agassiz 1996, Buszko & Baraniak 1985, Ford 1950, Gaedike 1970a, b, Gozmány 1956, Palm 1974, Zagulyaev 1990d.
Nomenclature according to Fauna Europaea.
Species in Belgium: 4.


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
Eidophasia messingiella (Fischer von Röslerstamm, 1840)
Plutella porrectella (Linnaeus, 1758)      
Plutella xylostella (Linnaeus, 1758)
= maculipennis (Curtis, 1832)
= cruciferarum Zeller, 1843
Rhigognostis annulatella (Curtis, 1832)       L        

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