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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 398 families, 7391 genera, 29369 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 76 families, 2630 genera, 10007 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 75 families, 2625 genera, 9987 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 73 families, 2617 genera, 9967 species
Tree
Division
Japan
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 66 families, 2591 genera, 9804 species
Tree
Section
Japan
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 35 families, 812 genera, 2904 species
Tree
Subsection
Japan
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 31 families, 757 genera, 2724 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 10 families, 174 genera, 674 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) (Twirler Moths) - Systematics
 77 genera, 257 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
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
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Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
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Atlantic Ocean
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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)

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Species overview - Checklist for Gelechiidae in Japan
Species with ANext  
Agnippe albidorsella (Snellen, 1884)Info
Agnippe syrictis (Meyrick, 1936)Info
Allocota aurata (Bates, 1873)Info
Altenia inscriptella (Christoph, 1882)Info
Altenia perspersella (Wocke, 1862)Info
Anacampsis anisogramma (Meyrick, 1927)Info
Anacampsis lignaria (Meyrick, 1926)Info
Anacampsis mongolicae (Park, 1988)Info
Anacampsis okui (Park, 1988)Info
Anacampsis populella (Clerck, 1759)Sallow Leafroller MothInfo
Anacampsis solemnella (Christoph, 1882)Info
Anacampsis triangulella (Park, 1988)Info
Anarsia bimaculata (Ponomarenko, 1989)Info
Anarsia bipinnata (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Anarsia incerta (Ueda, 1997)Info
Anarsia isogona (Meyrick, 1913)Info
Anarsia protensa (Park, 1995)Info
Anarsia silvosa (Ueda, 1997)Info
Anarsia tortuosa (Meyrick, 1913)Info
Angustialata gemmellaformis (Omelko, 1988)Info
Apatetris elaeagnella (Sakamaki, 2000)Info
Apatetris elymicola (Sakamaki, 2000)Info
Apodia bifractella (Duponchel, 1843)Dark Fleabane NebInfo
Aproaerema anthyllidella (Hübner, 1813)Vetch SoberSite
Argolamprotes micella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Bright NebInfo
Aristotelia citrocosma (Meyrick, 1908)Info
Aristotelia incitata (Meyrick, 1918)Info
Aroga gozmanyi (K.t. Park, 1991)Info
Aroga mesostrepta (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Athrips nigricostella (Duponchel, 1842)Info
Athrips polymaculella (Park, 1991)Info
Aulidiotis bicolor (Moriuti, 1977)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bagdadia claviformis (Park, 1993)Info
Bagdadia gnomia (Ponomarenko, 1995)Info
Bagdadia sapindivora (Clarke, 1958)Info
Brachmia deodora -> Autosticha kyotensisInfo
Brachmia dimidiella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Brachmia japonicella (Zeller, 1877)Info
Brachmia modicella -> Autosticha modicellaInfo
Brachmia opaca -> Autosticha opacaInfo
Bryotropha mundella -> Bryotropha umbrosellaDorset GroundlingInfo
Bryotropha similis (Stainton, 1854)Obscure GroundlingInfo
Bryotropha svenssoni (Park, 1984)Info
Bryotropha umbrosella (Zeller, 1839)Sandhill GroundlingInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Capidentalia sapindivora ()Info
Carbatina picrocarpa -> Dichomeris picrocarpaBlack-edged DichomerisInfo
Carpatolechia daehania (Park, 1993)Info
Carpatolechia digitilobella (Park, 1992)Info
Carpatolechia flavipunctatella (Park, 1992)Info
Carpatolechia inscriptella -> Altenia inscriptellaInfo
Carpatolechia proximella (Hübner, 1796)Black-speckled GroundlingInfo
Carpatolechia quercicola (Park, 1992)Info
Carpatolechia yangyangensis (Park, 1992)Info
Caryocolum junctella (Douglas, 1851)Early Humble-beeInfo
Caryocolum junctellum -> Caryocolum junctellaInfo
Caryocolum pullatella (Tengstrom, 1848)Info
Caryocolum pullatellum (Tenstrom, 1848)Info
Chionodes bicostomaculella (Chambers, 1872)Info
Chionodes continuella (Zeller, 1839)Frumenta MothInfo
Chionodes tragicella (Heyden, 1865)Info
Chionodes viduella (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Chorivalva bisaccula (Omelko, 1988)Info
Chorivalva usisaccula (Omelko, 1988)Info
Chrysoesthia drurella (Fabricius, 1775)Goosefoot Leafminer MothInfo
Chrysoesthia heringi (Kuroko, 1961)Info
Chrysoesthia sexguttella (Thunberg, 1794)Orache Leafminer MothInfo
Cnaphostola angustella (Omelko, 1984)Info
Cnaphostola biformis (Omelko, 1984)Info
Cnaphostola venustalis (Omelko, 1984)Info
Colobodes formosanus (Kono, 1932)Info
Colobodes matsumurai (Kono, 1932)Info
Colobodes ornatus (Roelofs, 1885)Info
Colobodes rotundicollis (Morimoto, 1988)Info
Colobodes v-album (Roelofs, 1875)Info
Cymotricha japonicella (Zeller, 1877)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dactylethrella tegulifera (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Daltopora sinanensis (Sakamaki, 1995)Info
Dendrophilia albidella (Snellen, 1884)Info
Dendrophilia leguminella (Ponomarenko, 1993)Info
Dendrophilia mediofasciana (Park, 1991)Info
Dendrophilia neotaphronoma (Ponomarenko, 1993)Info
Dendrophilia petrinopis (Meyrick, 1935)Info
Dendrophilia petrinopsis (Meyrick, 1935)Info
Dendrophilia saxigera (Meyrick, 1931)Info
Dichomeris acuminata (Staudinger, 1876)Alfalfa leaftierInfo
Dichomeris acuminatus -> Dichomeris acuminataAlfalfa Leaf TierInfo
Dichomeris anisacuminata (H.h. Li & Z.m. Zheng, 1996)Info
Dichomeris atomogypsa (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Dichomeris beljaevi (Ponomarenko, 1998)Info
Dichomeris chinganella (Christoph, 1882)Info
Dichomeris christophi (Ponomarenko & Mey, 2002)Info
Dichomeris consertella (Christoph, 1882)Info
Dichomeris ferruginosa (Meyrick, 1913)Info
Dichomeris harmonias (Meyrick, 1922)Info
Dichomeris heriguronis (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Dichomeris hoplocrates (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Dichomeris horoglypta (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Dichomeris ianthes -> Dichomeris acuminataAlfalfa Leaf TierInfo
Dichomeris issikii (Okada, 1961)Info
Dichomeris junisonis (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Dichomeris leptosaris (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Dichomeris lespedezae (Park, 1994)Info
Dichomeris minutia (Park, 1994)Info
Dichomeris mitteri (Park, 1994)Info
Dichomeris oceanis (Meyrick, 1920)Info
Dichomeris ochthophora (Meyrick, 1936)Info
Dichomeris okadai (Moriuti, 1982)Info
Dichomeris picrocarpa (Meyrick, 1913)Black-edged DichomerisInfo
Dichomeris praevacua (Meyrick, 1922)Info
Dichomeris quercicola (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Dichomeris rasilella (Herrich-schäffer, 1854)Info
Dichomeris sparsella (Christoph, 1882)Info
Dichomeris syndyas (Meyrick, 1926)Info
Dichomeris tostella (Stringer, 1930)Info
Dichomeris ustalella (Fabricius, 1794)Worcester CrestInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ergasiola ergasima -> Scrobipalpa ergasimaInfo
Ethmiopsis catarina (Ponomarenko, 1994)Info
Ethmiopsis subtegulifera (Ponomarenko, 1994)Info
Ethmiopsis tegulifera (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Eulamprotes atrella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Two-spotted NebInfo
Eulamprotes wilkella (Linnaeus, 1758)Painted NebInfo
Euscrobipalpa artemisiella (Treitschke, 1833)Thyme MothInfo
Euscrobipalpa atriplicella (F.r., 1841)Info
Euscrobipalpa caryocoloides (Povolny, 1977)Info
Euscrobipalpa japonica -> Scrobipalpa rebeliInfo
Euscrobipalpa kurokoi (Povolny, 1977)Info
Euscrobipalpa synurella (Povolny, 1977)Info
Evippe albidorsella -> Agnippe albidorsellaInfo
Evippe syrictis -> Agnippe syrictisInfo
Exoteleia dodecella (Linnaeus, 1758)Pine bud mothInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Faristenia acerella (Ponomarenko, 1993)Info
Faristenia atrimaculata (Park, 1993)Info
Faristenia furtumella (Ponomarenko, 1991)Info
Faristenia geminisignella (M.g. Ponomarenko, 1991)Info
Faristenia jumbongae (K.t. Park, 1993)Info
Faristenia kanazawai (Ueda & Ponomarenko, 2000)Info
Faristenia mukurossivora (Ueda & Ponomarenko, 2000)Info
Faristenia omelkoi (M.g. Ponomarenko, 1991)Info
Faristenia quercivora (M.g. Ponomarenko, 1991)Info
Faristenia ussuriella (Ponomarenko, 1991)Info
Filatima lithodes (Walsingham, 1911)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gelechia acanthopis (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Gelechia anomorcta (Meyrick, 1926)Info
Gelechia cuneatella (Douglas, 1852)Long-winged GroundlingInfo
Gelechia fuscooculata (Omelko, 1986)Info
Gelechia inconspicua (Omelko, 1986)Info
Gelechia tragicella -> Chionodes tragicellaInfo
Gnorimoschema pervada -> Scrobipalpa ergasimaInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Helcystogramma arotraeum (Meyrick, 1894)Info
Helcystogramma claripunctellum (Ponomarenko, 1998)Info
Helcystogramma delocosma (Meyrick, 1936)Info
Helcystogramma fuscomarginatum (Ueda, 1995)Info
Helcystogramma perelegans (N. Omelko & M. Omelko, 1993)Info
Helcystogramma triannulellum (Herrich-schäffer, 1854)Info
Holcophoroides nigriceps (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Hypatima excellentella (Ponomarenko, 1991)Info
Hypatima mediofasciana -> Dendrophilia mediofascianaInfo
Hypatima petrinopis -> Dendrophilia petrinopisInfo
Hypatima rhomboidella (Linnaeus, 1758)Lobster-clawed MothInfo
Hypatima spathota (Meyrick, 1913)Info
Hypatima venefica (Ponomarenko, 1991)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mesophleps albilinella (Park, 1990)Info
Mesophleps bifidella (H.h. Li & Sattler, 2012)Info
Metzneria inflammatella (Christoph, 1882)Info
Metzneria lappella (Linnaeus, 1758)Burdock Seedhead MothInfo
Microsetia heringi ()Info
Monochroa cleodora (Meyrick, 1935)Info
Monochroa cleodoroides (Sakamaki, 1994)Info
Monochroa conspersella (Herrich-schäffer, 1854)Dingy NebInfo
Monochroa divisella (Douglas, 1850)Scarce Marsh NebInfo
Monochroa hornigi (Staudinger, 1883)Knotweed NebInfo
Monochroa japonica (Sakamaki, 1996)Info
Monochroa kumatai (Sakamaki, 1996)Info
Monochroa leptocrossa (Meyrick, 1926)Info
Monochroa lucidella (Stephens, 1834)Buff-marked NebInfo
Monochroa pallida (Sakamaki, 1996)Info
Monochroa pentameris (Meyrick, 1931)Info
Monochroa subcostipunctella (Sakamaki, 1996)Info
Monochroa suffusella (Douglas, 1850)Notch Wing NebInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neofaculta taigana (Ponomarenko, 1998)Info
Nomia chalybeata (Smith, 1875)Info
Nomia incerta (Gribodo, 1894)Info
Nomia pavonura -> Nomia chalybeataInfo
Nomia punctulata -> Nomia incertaInfo
Nuntia incognitella (Caradja, 1920)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Parachronistis fumea (Omelko, 1986)Info
Parachronistis incerta (Omelko, 1986)Info
Parachronistis jiriensis (Park, 1985)Info
Parachronistis maritima (Omelko, 1986)Info
Paralida balanaspis (Meyrick, , 1930)Info
Paralida okinawensis (Ueda, 2005)Info
Paralida triannulata (Clarke, 1958)Info
Parastenolechia gracilis (Kanazawa, 1991)Info
Parastenolechia issikiella (Okada, 1961)Info
Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders, 1844)Pink BollwormInfo
Photodotis adornata (Omelko, 1993)Info
Photodotis palens (Omelko, 1993)Info
Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller, 1873)Potato Tuber MothInfo
Piskunovia reductionis (Omelko, 1988)Info
Polyhymno obliquata (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Polyhymno pancratiastis (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Prostomeus brunneus (Busck, 1903)Guava Caterpillar MothInfo
Protoparachronistis concolor (Omelko, 1986)Info
Protoparachronistis discedens (Omelko, 1986)Info
Protoparachronistis policapitis (Omelko, 1986)Info
Pseudotelphusa acrobrunella (Park, 1992)Info
Pseudotelphusa alburnella (Zeller, 1839)Info
Pseudotelphusa fugitivella (Zeller, 1839)Info
Pseudotelphusa paripunctella (Thunberg, 1794)Tawny GroundlingInfo
Psoricoptera gibbosella -> Chionodes bicostomaculellaHumped CrestInfo
Psoricoptera kawabei (K.t. Park & Karsholt, 1999)Info
Psoricoptera latignathosa (K.t. Park & Karsholt, 1999)Info
Psoricoptera speciosella (Teich, 1893)Info
Psoricoptera triorthias (Meyrick, 1935)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Recurvaria comprobata (Meyrick, 1935)Info
Recurvaria syrictis -> Agnippe syrictisInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scrobipalpa ergasima (Meyrick, 1916)Info
Scrobipalpa opificella (Mann, 1878)Info
Scrobipalpa rebeli (Preissecker, 1914)Info
Scrobipalpula japonica (Povolny, 2000)Info
Sinevia temulenta (Omelko, 1998)Info
Sitotroga cerealella (Olivier, 1789)Angoumois Grain MothInfo
Sophronia chilonella (Treitschke, 1833)Barbutīs Cuckoo-beeInfo
Stegasta abdita (K.t. Park & Omelko, 1994)Info
Stegasta jejuensis (K.t. Park & Omelko, 1994)Info
Stenolechia bathrodyas (Meyrick, 1935)Info
Stenolechia kodamai (Okada, 1962)Info
Stenolechia notomochla (Meyrick, 1935)Info
Stenolechia rectivalva (Kanazawa, 1984)Info
Stenolechia robusta (Kanazawa, 1984)Info
Stenolechia squamifera (Kanazawa, 1984)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Teleiodes bradleyi (Park, 1992)Info
Teleiodes linearivalvata (Moriuti, 1977)Info
Teleiodes orientalis (Park, 1992)Info
Teleiodes paripunctella -> Pseudotelphusa paripunctellaInfo
Teleiodes pekunensis (Park, 1993)Info
Teleiodes vulgella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Common GroundlingInfo
Telphusa necromantis (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Telphusa nephomicta (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Telphusa quercicola (Park, 1992)Info
Telphusa scriptella (Hübner, 1803)Info
Thiotricha attenuata (Omelko, 1993)Info
Thiotricha celata (Omelko, 1993)Info
Thiotricha corylella (Omelko, 1993)Info
Thiotricha fusca (Omelko, 1993)Info
Thiotricha indistincta (Omelko, 1993)Info
Thiotricha obliquata (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Thiotricha pancratiastis (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Thiotricha pontifera (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Thiotricha prunifolivora (T. Ueda & Fujiwara, 2005)Info
Thiotricha subocellea (Stephens, 1834)Eyelet SoberInfo
Thiotricha synodonta (Meyrick, 1936)Info
Thiotricha trapezoidella (Caradja, 1920)Info
Thiotricha tylephora (Meyrick, 1935)Info
Thyrsostoma pylartis (Meyrick, 1908)Info
Tornodoxa tholochorda (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xystophora psammitella (Snellen, 1884)Info
257 Species in Gelechiidae 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
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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