Commented checklist of European Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera)

  title={Commented checklist of European Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera)},
  author={Peter Huemer and Ole Karsholt},
  pages={65 - 140}
Abstract The checklist of European Gelechiidae covers 865 species, belonging to 109 genera, with three species records which require confirmation. Further, it is the first checklist to include a complete coverage of proved synonyms of species and at generic level. The following taxonomic changes are introduced: Pseudosophronia constanti (Nel, 1998) syn. nov. of Pseudosophronia exustellus (Zeller, 1847), Metzneria expositoi Vives, 2001 syn. nov. of Metzneria aestivella (Zeller, 1839); Sophronia… Expand
An Updated and Annotated Checklist of the Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) of Panamá
Abstract. An updated checklist of the 82 species of Gelechiidae recorded from Panamá is provided, along with type depositories, type localities, records from the literature, and a map of allExpand
Integrative revision of the Caryocolum schleichi species group – a striking example of a temporally changing species concept (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae)
Careful re-examination of morphological traits, particularly male and female genitalia, fully supported this pattern, leading to the re-instatement of C. arenariella, C. dianthella sp. Expand
A New Species of Scrobipalpomima Povolný (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) Reared from Stem Galls of Adesmia spinosissima Meyen (Fabaceae) in the Andes of Northern Chile
  • H. Vargas
  • Biology
  • Transactions of the American Entomological Society
  • 2020
This discovery expands the northern limit of Scrobipalpomima and represents the first record of immature stages and host plant for this genus of micromoths. Expand
DNA barcode library for European Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) suggests greatly underestimated species diversity.
For the first time, a nearly complete barcode library for European Gelechiidae is provided, and putative taxa suggest the presence of considerable cryptic diversity, cases which should be examined in future revisionary studies. Expand


An annotated checklist of Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) of Israel with description of two new species.
One hundred forty-six species of Gelechiidae including 36 new records are reported from Israel and Palestine, and the genitalia of both sexes of Sophronia sagittans Meyrick, 1923, Anacampsis karmeliella (Amsel, 1935), Stomopteryx tesserapunctella Amsels, 1935 are illustrated and described for the first time. Expand
Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) bred from acacia in Kenya with description of eight new species
A check-list of 39 species of Gelechiidae bred from acacia in Kenya is given, with eight species described as new and three closely related species compared both externally and in the structure of their genitalia. Expand
The gelechiid fauna of the southern Ural Mountains, Part II: List of recorded species with taxonomic notes (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae).
A list comprising 236 species in the family Gelechiidae from the southern Ural Mountains is presented, and Trichembola neurophanes (Meyrick, 1926) syn. Expand
A taxonomic revision of the genus Mesophleps Hübner, 1825 (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae)
The genus Mesophleps Hubner (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) is revised; 54 available names, one junior primary homonym and one unavailable name were considered; type material of 44 previouslydescribed nominal species was examined. Expand
Review of the genus Agnippe (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in the Palaearctic region.
The genus Agnippe Chambers, 1872 in the Palaearctic Region is revised, and four new species are described: A. echinuloides sp. Expand
A review of the genus Athrips (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae) in the Palaearctic region
The genus Agnippe Chambers, 1872 in the Palaearctic Region is revised, and four new species are described; Description of all the species and an identification key are presented, accompanied by illus- trations of the adults, and male and female genitalia. Expand
Revision of the genus Istrianis Meyrick, 1918 (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae) with special regard to the Palaearctic region.
Redescriptions and identification keys for all the Palaearctic species and for two new species from Yemen are provided, accompanied by illustrations of the adults, and male and female genitalia. Expand
Holcophora Staudinger, 1871, a senior synonym of Aponoea Walsingham, 1905, syn. n., (Lepidoptera, Gelechioidea, Gelechiidae): with Holcophora inderskella (Caradja, 1920), comb. n., transferred from Blastobasis Zeller, 1855 (Blastobasidae)
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A review of the genus Nothris Hübner, 1825, with description of new species (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae).
The West Palaearctic genus Nothris is reviewed. Eight species are distinguished, and adults and genitalia are described and figured. Two species are described as new for science: Nothris gregerseniExpand
Review of the Eulamprotes wilkella species-group based on morphology and DNA barcodes, with descriptions of new taxa (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae).
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