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									                                                                                                              Eur. J. Entomol. 107: 80, 2010
                                                                                   http://www.eje.cz/scripts/viewabstract.php?abstract=1520
                                                                                                ISSN 1210-5759 (print), 1802-8829 (online)



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SCHINTLMEISTER A.: PALAEARCTIC MACROLEPIDOPTERA.                      raphic origin of notodontid faunal elements. The largest part of
VOL. 1: NOTODONTIDAE. Apollo Books, Stenstrup, 2008,                  the book contains information on all the taxa, accompanied by
482 pp., ISBN 978-87-88757-77-4. Price EUR 140.00, USD                photographs of the genitalia of males and females, with unique
196.00.                                                               characters highlighted. The author also provides the type locali-
                                                                      ties and current holotype locations. Distribution range of each
   This book written by Alexander Schintlmeister is truly mag-        species is presented on a separate map. For subspecies, the dis-
nificent. It describes 716 notodontid species and numerous sub-       tributions are presented on one map for each species. However,
species, which occur at least partly in the Palaearctic (however,     it is not always clear, which symbol represents which subspecies
the distribution of many of the species included in this text indi-   and sometimes o
								
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