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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 456 families, 6902 genera, 25265 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6893 genera, 25252 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 431 families, 6787 genera, 24913 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 295 families, 5661 genera, 22295 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 61 families, 2333 genera, 9115 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 61 families, 2333 genera, 9115 species
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 60 families, 2332 genera, 9112 species
Tree
Division
Costa Rica
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 57 families, 2329 genera, 9109 species
Tree
Section
Costa Rica
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 27 families, 436 genera, 1442 species
Tree
Subsection
Costa Rica
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 19 families, 392 genera, 1263 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 6 families, 43 genera, 291 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) (Twirler Moths) - Systematics
 8 genera, 10 species
Site
Tree
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Genera801    worldwide
Species9.501    worldwide
Common namesTwirler Moths, Gelechiid moths
German namesPalpenfalter, Palpenmotten
Dutch namesTastermotten, Palpmotten, Palpenmotten
Danish namesJordmøl
Finnish namesKeulakoit, Jäytäjäkoit
Norwegian namesBåtmøll
Swedish namesStävmalar
AuthorStainton, 1854
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesGelechiidae in bie.ala.org.au
Gelechiidae in afromoths.net
Gelechiidae in faunaeur.org
Gelechiidae in itis.gov
Gelechiidae in dyntaxa.se
Gelechiidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Gelechiidae in Costa Rica
Baryceros mirabilis (Cresson, 1873)Info
Carterica optata -> Sangaris optataInfo
Carterica pygmaea (Bates, 1881)Info
Dichomeris arotrosema (Walsingham, 1911)Info
Dichomeris santarosensis (Hodges, 1986)Info
Mesophleps adustipennis (Walsingham, 1897)Soybean Webworm MothInfo
Parelectra exaggerata (Schaus, 1914)Info
Scrobipalpopsis solanivora ()Info
Semophylax apicepuncta (Busck, 1911)Info
Telemachus latimargo ()Info
10 Species in Gelechiidae for Costa Rica listed
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
FamilyGelechiidae
Twirler Moths, Gelechiid moths
AuthorStainton, 1854
 
Synonyms
Anarsiidae (Amsel, 1977)
Aristoteliinae (Le Marchand, 1947)
Deoclonidae (Stainton, 1854)
Gelechiadae (Stainton, 1854)
Litidae (Bruand, 1859)
Palumbininae (Chapman, 1902)
Schistonoeidae (Hodges, 1999)

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