Isophrictis kefersteiniellus

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Isophrictis kefersteiniellus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Gelechiidae
Genus: Isophrictis
Species: I. kefersteiniellus
Binomial name
Isophrictis kefersteiniellus
(Zeller, [1850])
Synonyms
  • Ypsolophus kefersteiniellus Zeller, [1850]
  • Paltodora senicula Meyrick, 1913
  • Isophrictis leptidella Turati, 1924

Isophrictis kefersteiniellus is a moth of the Gelechiidae family. It was described by Zeller in 1850. It is found in the Republic of Macedonia, Greece, Crete, Malta, Italy, France, Spain and Portugal.[1] Outside of Europe, it is found in Libya, Tunisia, Asia Minor and Palestine.[2]

Etymology[edit]

The species is named in honour of Georg Adolf Keferstein.[3]

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