cosmopolitan family Opostegidae was by some authors included in the
Nepticulidae as a separate subfamily. There are just over 100 species
described, but probably many more remain unnamed (Scoble 1992: 221).
Identification: Benander 1953, Brown 1953, Buszko 1981a, Gozmány 1965,
et al. 1990, Pelham-Clinton 1976,
Nomenclature according to Fauna
Species in Belgium: 3.