Original and used names: Anatella novata Dziedzicki, 1923:4.
Swedish sources: Anatella novata: Plassmann 1976c:78 [LU]; Plassmann 1979:378 [LU]; Hackman et al. 1988:303 [Sweden]; Chandler (2005) [Sweden]; Anatella novata: Kjærandsen et al. 2007:58 [Boreal-boreonemoral — •UP•LU•].
World distribution: Palaearctic; in Europe known from Finland, Sweden, Germany, the Czech Republic, Serbia and Montenegro and Bulgaria.