Micropterix fenestrellensis

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Micropterix fenestrellensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda]
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Micropterigidae
Genus: Micropterix
Species: M. fenestrellensis
Binomial name
Micropterix fenestrellensis
Heath & Kaltenbach, 1984

Micropterix fenestrellensis is a species of moth belonging to the family Micropterigidae. It was described by John Heath and T. Kaltenbach in 1984.[1] It is known from Italy.[2]

The length of the forewings is 3.3 millimetres (0.13 in) for males and 3–3.2 millimetres (0.12–0.13 in) for females.[3]


  1. ^ Micropterix fenestrellensis at The Global Lepidoptera Names Index.
  2. ^ "Micropterix fenestrellensis Heath & Kaltenbach, 1984". 2.6.2. Fauna Europaea. 29 August 2013. Retrieved 19 May 2017. 
  3. ^ H. Christof Zeller-Lukashort; Marion E. Kurz; David C. Lees; Michael A. Kurz. "A review of Micropterix Hübner, 1825 from northern and central Europe (Micropterigidae)" (PDF). pp. 235–298.