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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Asia - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Elachistidae (Grass Miner Moths) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 617 families, 8608 genera, 30882 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 611 families, 8588 genera, 30857 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (van der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 586 families, 8473 genera, 30511 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 391 families, 7148 genera, 27344 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 75 families, 2559 genera, 9579 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 74 families, 2554 genera, 9559 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 72 families, 2545 genera, 9538 species
Tree
Division
Japan
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 65 families, 2519 genera, 9375 species
Tree
Section
Japan
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 35 families, 801 genera, 2801 species
Tree
Subsection
Japan
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 31 families, 746 genera, 2628 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 10 families, 166 genera, 657 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) (Grass Miner Moths) - Systematics
 19 genera, 137 species
Site
Tree
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Genera242    worldwide
Species5.380    worldwide
Common namesGrass Miner Moths, Grass-miner moths, Grass-miner miners, Grass miners, Grass leafminer moths, Elachistid moths
German namesGrasminierfalter, Grasminiermotten
Dutch namesGrasmineermotten, Grasmineerdertjes
Danish namesGræsminer
Finnish namesHeinäkoit, Pystykotelokoit
Norwegian namesGressmøll
Swedish namesGräsmalar
AuthorBruand, 1851
Distribution
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Continents:

America
Asia
Eurasia
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Oriental


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Taxonomic statusSynonymus of Eulophidae
Links and ReferencesElachistidae in afromoths.net
Elachistidae in dyntaxa.se
Elachistidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Elachistidae in Japan
Species with ANext  
Acria ceramitis (Meyrick, 1908)Info
Acria emarginella (Donovan, 1804)Info
Agonopterix abjectella (Christoph, 1882)Info
Agonopterix acuta (Stringer, 1930)Info
Agonopterix angelicella (Hübner, 1813)Angelica Flat-bodyInfo
Agonopterix angelicella ochrosephara (Saito, 1980)Info
Agonopterix bipunctifera (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Agonopterix chaetosoma (Clarke, 1962)Info
Agonopterix conterminella (Zeller, 1839)Sallow Flat-bodyInfo
Agonopterix costaemaculella (Christoph, 1882)Info
Agonopterix deltopa (Meyrick & Caradja, 1935)Info
Agonopterix encentra (Meyrick, 1914)Info
Agonopterix erythrella (Snellen, 1884)Info
Agonopterix heracliana (Linnaeus, 1758)Common Flat-bodyInfo
Agonopterix hypericella -> Agonopterix liturosaInfo
Agonopterix intersecta (Filipjev, 1929)Info
Agonopterix issikii (Clarke, 1962)Info
Agonopterix japonica (Saito, 1980)Info
Agonopterix jezonica (Matsumura, 1932)Info
Agonopterix kaekeritziana (Linnaeus, 1767)Straw Flat-bodyInfo
Agonopterix kisojiana (Fujisawa, 1985)Info
Agonopterix l-nigrum (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Agonopterix laterella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Agonopterix liturosa (Haworth, 1811)Large Purple Flat-bodyInfo
Agonopterix multiplicella (Erschoff, 1877)Info
Agonopterix mutuurai (Saito, 1980)Info
Agonopterix nanatella (Stainton, 1849)Carline Flat-bodyInfo
Agonopterix ocellana (Fabricius, 1775)Red-letter Flat-bodyInfo
Agonopterix omelkoi (Lvovsky, 1985)Info
Agonopterix pallidior (Stringer, 1930)Info
Agonopterix pallorella (Zeller, 1839)Pale Flat-bodyInfo
Agonopterix phaeocausta (Meyrick, 1934)Info
Agonopterix propinquella (Treitschke, 1835)Black-spot Flat-bodyInfo
Agonopterix rhododrosa (Meyrick, 1934)Info
Agonopterix rimulella (Caradja, 1920)Info
Agonopterix sapporensis (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Agonopterix selini (HEINEMANN, 1870)Info
Agonopterix senecionis (NICKERL, 1864)Info
Agonopterix septicella (Snellen, 1884)Info
Agonopterix sumizome (Fujisawa, 1985)Info
Agonopterix takamukui (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Agonopterix yamatoensis (Fujisawa, 1985)Info
Agonopterix yomogiella (Saito, 1980)Info
Anchinia cristalis (Scopoli, 1763)Info
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Blastodacna ochrella (Sugisima, 2004)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chrysoclista basiflavella (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Chrysoclista bicolorella -> Opogona bicolorellaInfo
Chrysoclista hexachrysa -> Pancalia isshikiiInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Depressaria colossella (Caradja, 1920)Info
Depressaria daucella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Dingy Flat-bodyInfo
Depressaria filipjevi (Lvovsky, 1981)Info
Depressaria irregularis (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Depressaria leucocephala (Snellen, 1884)Info
Depressaria libanotidella (Schlager, 1849)Info
Depressaria nomia (Butler, 1879)Info
Depressaria pastinacella -> Depressaria radiellaParsnip webwormInfo
Depressaria petronoma (Meyrick, 1934)Info
Depressaria radiella (Goeze, 1783)Parsnip MothInfo
Depressaria spectrocentra (Meyrick, 1935)Info
Depressaria taciturna (Meyrick, 1910)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elachista adscitella (Stainton, 1851)Oblique-barred DwarfInfo
Elachista albidella (Nylander, 1848)Cotton-grass DwarfInfo
Elachista amamii (Parenti, 1983)Info
Elachista bipunctella (Sinev & Sruoga, 1995)Info
Elachista caliginosa (Parenti, 1983)Info
Elachista canis (Parenti, 1983)Info
Elachista cingillella -> Elachista metella aictWhite-tipped DwarfInfo
Elachista coloratella (Sinev & Sruoga, 1995)Info
Elachista ermolenkoi (Sinev & Sruoga, 1995)Info
Elachista exactella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)Info
Elachista fasciocaliginosa (Sugisima, 2005)Info
Elachista fasciola (Parenti, 1983)Info
Elachista freyerella (Hübner, 1825)Broken-barred DwarfInfo
Elachista fulgens (Parenti, 1983)Info
Elachista hiranoi (Sugisima, 2005)Info
Elachista japonica (Parenti, 1983)Info
Elachista jupiter (Sugisima, 2005)Info
Elachista kobomugi (Sugisima, 1999)Info
Elachista kurokoi (Parenti, 1983)Info
Elachista latebrella (Sinev & Sruoga, 1995)Info
Elachista metella aict (neerl nec Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)Info
Elachista microdigitata (Parenti, 1983)Info
Elachista miscanthi (Parenti, 1983)Info
Elachista multidentella (Sinev & Sruoga, 1995)Info
Elachista nigriciliae (Sugisima, 2005)Info
Elachista nipponicella (Sugisima, 2006)Info
Elachista nitensella (Sinev & Sruoga, 1995)Info
Elachista nozawana (Sugisima, 2005)Info
Elachista paragangabella (Sugisima, 2005)Info
Elachista phalaridis (Parenti, 1983)Info
Elachista planicara (Kaila, 1998)Info
Elachista pusillella (Sinev & Sruoga, 1995)Info
Elachista ribentella (Kaila & Varalda, 2004)Info
Elachista sasae (Sinev & Sruoga, 1995)Info
Elachista similis (Sugisima, 2005)Info
Elachista simplimorphella (Sinev & Sruoga, 1995)Info
Elachista subalbidella (Schläger, 1847)Buff DwarfInfo
Elachista tengstromi (Kaila, Bengtsson, Sulcs & Junnilainen, 2001)Info
Elachista utonella (Frey, 1856)Bog DwarfInfo
Ethmia assamensis (Butler, 1879)Info
Ethmia colonella -> Ethmia nigroapicellaKou LeafwormInfo
Ethmia dentata (Diakonoff & Sattler, 1966)Info
Ethmia epitrocha (Meyrick, 1914)Info
Ethmia japonica (Sattler, 1967)Info
Ethmia lapidella (Walsingham, 1880)Info
Ethmia maculifera (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Ethmia mesozyga -> Ethmia maculiferaInfo
Ethmia meteoris -> Ethmia nigroapicellaKou LeafwormInfo
Ethmia nigripedella (Erschoff, 1877)Info
Ethmia nigroapicella (Saalmüller, 1880)Kou LeafwormInfo
Ethmia octanoma (Meyrick, 1914)Info
Ethmia okinawana (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Ethmia penesella (Kun & Szaboky, 2000)Info
Ethmia septempunctata (Christoph, 1882)Info
Ethmia systematica -> Ethmia nigroapicellaKou LeafwormInfo
Eutorna insidiosa (Meyrick, 1910)Info
Eutorna leonidi (Lvovsky, 1979)Info
Eutorna polismatica (Meyrick, 1931)Info
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Haplochrois orientella (Sinev, 1979)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kuznetzoviana unifasciella (Sinev, 1992)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Microplitis atamiensis (Ashmead, 1906)Info
Microplitis sapporoensis -> Microplitis spinolaeInfo
Microplitis spinolae (Nees, 1834)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Perittia andoi -> Whitebreadia andoiInfo
Perittia lonicerae (Zimmerman & Bradley, 1950)Honeysuckle Leaf MinerInfo
Perittia ochrella (Sinev, 1992)Info
Perittia unifasciella -> Kuznetzoviana unifasciellaInfo
Phaneroctena homopsara (Turner, 1923)Info
Phaneroctena pentasticta (Turner, 1923)Info
Psorosticha melanocrepida (Clarke, 1962)Info
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Semioscopis japonicella (Saito, 1989)Info
Semioscopis similis (Saito, 1989)Info
Swezeyula lonicerae -> Perittia loniceraeHoneysuckle leafminerInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Telechrysis tripuncta (Haworth, 1828)Treble-spot TubicInfo
Species with WBack  Top
Whitebreadia andoi (Kuroko, 1982)Info
Whitebreadia siberica (Sinev, 1992)Info
Whitebreadia sineverella -> Phaneroctena pentastictaInfo
137 Species in Elachistidae for Japan listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
DivisionDitrysia
Moths, Butterflies, Skippers
SectionTineina
SubsectionTineina
SuperfamilyGelechioidea
FamilyElachistidae
Grass Miner Moths, Grass-miner moths, Grass-miner miners, Grass miners, Grass leafminer moths, Elachistid moths
AuthorBruand, 1851
 
Synonyms
Elacchistidae
Ethmiidae (Caroli, 1914)
Stenomidae (Jordana, 1993)

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