Psychidae (Boisduval, 1829)

STATUS : Family
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COMMENTS : Type genus: Psyche Schrank, 1801.

Family Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS

Subfamilies

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Epichnopteryginae Tutt, 1900 Subfamily  
Naryciinae Tutt, 1900 Subfamily  
Oiketicinae Herrich-Schäffer, 1855 Subfamily  
Placodominae Sauter & Hättenschwiler, 1991 Subfamily  
Psychinae Boisduval, 1829 Subfamily  
Scoriodytinae Hättenschwiler, 1989 Subfamily  
Taleporiinae Herrich-Schäffer, 1857 Subfamily  
Typhoniinae Lederer, 1853 Subfamily  

Genera

NAME AUTHOR STATUS PUBLICATION
Acanthopsyche Heylaerts, 1881 Genus Heylaerts F. J. M. 1881. Essai d'une monographie des Psychidae de la faune européenne. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de Belgique 25:29–73.
Aeonoxena Meyrick, 1928 Genus Meyrick E. 1928. Exotic Microlepidoptera 3. - — 3(13–15):385–480.
Afropsyche Dierl, 1972 Genus Dierl W. 1972. Revision einiger afrikanischer Psychidae-Gattungen (Lep.). Mit einen provisorischen Verzeichnis der bekannten afrikanischen "Macropsychiden". - Mitteilungen der Münchner Entomologischen Gesellschaft 61 (1971):16–63, pls 7, 8.
Albidopsis Bourgogne, 1975 Genus Bourgogne J. 1975. Sur trois espèces éthiopiennes attribuées au genre Monda Walker (Lep. Psychidae). - Nouvelle Revue d'Entomologie (N.S.) 5(1):67–74.
Amadrya Chambers, 1878 Unavailable name  
Amicta Heylaerts, 1881 Genus Heylaerts F. J. M. 1881. Essai d'une monographie des Psychidae de la faune européenne. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de Belgique 25:29–73.
Amictoides Gerasimov, 1937 Synonym of genus Gerasimov 1937. [Title]. - Entomologischer Anzeiger 120:14 (a.o.).
Amydria Clemens, 1859 Genus Clemens B. 1859. Contributions to American Lepidoptrology. - Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences Philadelphia 11:256–262.
Apaphristis Meyrick, 1915 Genus Meyrick E. 1915a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 1. - — 1(10–15):289–480.
Apterona Millière, 1857 Genus Millière P. 1857. Création d'un genre nouveau, G. Apterona, et histoire des insectes que le composent. - Annales de la Société linnéenne de Lyon (N.S.) (2) 4:181–202, pls. 1–2.
Asynetha Bourgogne, 1977 Genus Bourgogne J. 1977a. Deux espèces et un genre nouveau d'Afrique orientale (Lep. Psychidae). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 82(5–6):169–174.
Auchmophila Rebel, 1907 Genus Rebel H. 1907b. Ergebnisse einer zoologischen Forschungsreise von Dr. Werner nach Aegypten und den aegyptischen Sudan. – Auchmophila kordofensis, eine neue Psychidengattung und Art, nebst Verzeichnis der übrigen gesammelten Lepidopteren. - Sitzungsberichte der Akademie der Wissenschaften Wien 115(1906):493–502.
Australoplacodoma Sobczyk & Mey, 2007 Genus Sobczyk T. & Mey W. 2007. Psychidae (Lepidoptera, Tineoidea). - Esperiana Memoir 4:49–64, pl. 3.
Bacotia Tutt, 1899 Genus Tutt J. W. 1899. Luffia lapidella, Goeze, a British species.—Notes on Luffia pomonae. - Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 11:207– 208.
Bambalina Moore, 1883 Genus Moore F. 1882–1883. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon. Vol. II. - — 2:i–xxv, 1–162.
Barbaroscardia Walsingham, 1891 Genus Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1891a. African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1891(1):63–132, pls 3–7.
Bourgognea Dierl, 1972 Genus Dierl W. 1972. Revision einiger afrikanischer Psychidae-Gattungen (Lep.). Mit einen provisorischen Verzeichnis der bekannten afrikanischen "Macropsychiden". - Mitteilungen der Münchner Entomologischen Gesellschaft 61 (1971):16–63, pls 7, 8.
Bythogenes Meyrick, 1937 Genus Meyrick E. 1937a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 5. - — 5(3–5):65–160.
Chalia Moore, 1877 Genus Moore F. 1877a. New Species of Heterocerous Lepidoptera of the Tribe Bombyces, collected by Mr. W. B. Fryer chiefly in the District of Shanghai. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 20(116):83–94.
Chalioides Swinhoe, 1892 Genus Swinhoe C. 1892b. Catalogue of eastern and Australian Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the Oxford University Museum. Part 1. Sphinges and Bombyces. - — 1:i–viii, 1–324, pls 1–8.
Chaliopsis Betrem & Ossowski, 1956 Genus Betrem J. G. & Ossowski L. L. J. 1956. The nomenclature of Acanthopsyche junodi Heylaerts. - Proceedings of the Royal Entomological Society of London 25:205–209.
Clania Walker, 1855 Genus Walker F. 1855b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part IV.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 4:i–iv, 777–976.
Cochleophasia Curtis, 1834 Synonym of genus  
Cochliophasia Agassiz, 1847 Synonym of genus  
Cochliotheca Rambur, 1866 Synonym of genus Rambur P.-J. 1866. Catalogue des Lépidoptères de l'Andalousie. - — .
Cochlophanes Staudinger, 1871 Synonym of genus Staudinger O. 1871a. Macrolepidoptera. – In: Staudinger, O. & Wocke, M. F., Catalog der Lepidopteren des europäischen Faunengebietes. - — .
Cochlophora Siebold, 1871 Synonym of genus Siebold C. Th. E. von 1871. Beiträge zur Parthenogenesis der Arthropoden. - — :i–vi, 1–238, pls. 1–2.
Cochloplanes McLachlan, 1884 Unavailable name McLachlan R. 1884. On an extraordinary heliciform lepidopterous larva-case from East Africa. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 21(1):1–2.
Commotrias Meyrick, 1924 Genus Meyrick E. 1924b. Exotic Microlepidoptera 3. - — 3(3–4):65–128.
Coracia Hübner, 1819 Unavailable name Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Corasia Hübner, 1826 Unavailable name Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Criocharacta Meyrick, 1939 Genus Meyrick E. 1939. New Microlepidoptera, with notes on others. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 89(4):47–62.
Cryptothelea Duncan & Westwood, 1841 Genus Duncan, J. 1841. Exotic moths. – In: Jardine, W. (Ed.) The Naturalist's Library 32. Entomology VII. Exotic moths. - — 7:1–229, pls 1–30.
Ctenocompa Meyrick, 1893 Genus Meyrick E. 1893. Descriptions of Australian Microlepidoptera. XVI. Tineidae. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales (2) 7 (1892):477–612.
Cuphomantis Meyrick, 1935 Genus Meyrick E. 1935a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 4. - — 4(18–19):545–608.
Deborrea Heylaerts, 1884 Genus Heylaerts J. F. M. 1884a. Observations synonymiques et autres relatives à des Psychides, avec descriptions de novae species. - Annales de la Société entomologique de Belgique 28:34–41.
Deborreides Bourgogne, 1982 Genus Bourgogne J. 1982. Observations sur l'epiphyse tibiale. Description d'une espèce malgache et d'un genre africain nouveau (Lep., Psychidae). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 87(5–6):212–216.
Deloscopa Meyrick, 1934 Genus Meyrick E. 1934a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 4. - — 4(15–17):449–544.
Diaphanopsyche Clench, 1959 Genus Clench H. K. 1959b. African Psychidae of the Monda group (Lepidoptera). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 60:240–256.
Dichromopsyche Clench, 1959 Genus Clench H. K. 1959b. African Psychidae of the Monda group (Lepidoptera). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 60:240–256.
Dierla Bourgogne, 1978 Genus Bourgogne J. 1978. Sur trois psychidae africains dont deux espèces et un genre nouveaux. - Bulletin de l'Institut français d'Afrique noire (A)40(1):136–143.
Dissoctena Staudinger, 1859 Genus Staudinger O. 1859. Diagnosen nebst kurze Beschreibungen neuer Andalusischer Lepidopteren. - Stettiner Entomologische Zeitung 20(7–9):211–259.
Dyselpistis Meyrick, 1938 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1938b. Three new Microlepidoptera from France. - Revue française de Lépidoptérologie 9:70–71.
Echinopterix Hübner, 1826 Unavailable name Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Echinopteryx Pagenstecher, 1909 Unavailable name Pagenstecher A. 1909. Geschichte europäischer Schmetterlinge. - — .
Epaleura Meyrick, 1917 Genus Meyrick E. 1917b. Descriptions of South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 17:1–21.
Epichnopterix Hübner, 1825 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Epichnopteryx Agassiz, 1847 Synonym of genus Agassiz J. L. R. 1842–1847. Nomenclator zoologicus, continens nomina systematica generum animalium tam viventium quam fossilium, secundum ordinem alphabeticum disposita, adjectis auctoribus, libris, in quirus beperiuntur, anno editionis, etymologia et familiis, ad quad pertinent ... - — .
Epignopteryx Heylaerts, 1906 Unavailable name Heylaerts J. F. M. 1906. Remarques sur quelques Psychides. - Annales de la Société entomologique de Belgique 50:97–100.
Epigynopteryx Neave, 1939 Unavailable name Neave 1939. [Title]. - Nomenclatur Zoologicus 2:264.
Eriopteryx Kenrick, 1914 Synonym of genus Kenrick G. H. 1914a. New or little known Heterocera from Madagascar. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1913(4):587–602, pls 31–32.
Eumeta Walker, 1855 Genus Walker F. 1855b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part IV.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 4:i–iv, 777–976.
Eumetisa Sonan, 1935 Synonym of genus Sonan 1935. [Title]. - Transactions of the Natural History Society of Formosa 25:452.
Fallacipsyche Bourgogne, 1977 Genus Bourgogne J. 1977b. Sur quatre Psychidae africains dont deux espèces et un genre nouveaux. - Nouvelle Revue d'Entomologie (N.S.) 7(1):77–84.
Fumaria Haworth, 1811 Synonym of genus Haworth A. H. 1803–1828. Lepidoptera Britannica: sistens digestionem novam insectorum lepidopterorum quae in Magna Britannia reperiuntur, larvarum pabulo, remporeque pascendi, expansione alarum, mensibusque volandi, synonymis atque locis observationibusque variis: etc. - — 1–4.
Fumea Haworth, 1812 Synonym of genus Haworth A. H. 1812. [Title]. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1(3):340.
Gymnelema Heylaerts, 1891 Genus Heylaerts J. F. M. 1891. Deux espèces nouvelles et un genre nouveau de Lépidoptères africans. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de Belgique 35:ccclxxiv–ccclxxvi.
Janseides Bourgogne, 1979 Genus Bourgogne J. 1979b. Création de deux genres nouveaux de Psychidae africains (Lepidoptera). - Revue française d'Entomologie (N. S.) 1(1):33–35.
Lasioctena Meyrick, 1887 Genus Meyrick E. 1887b. Descriptions of some exotic Micro-Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1887(3):269–280.
Lindnerica Dierl, 1965 Genus Dierl W. 1965. Lindnerica semireducta gen. et spec. nov., Lep., Psychidae. - Opuscula Zoologica 85:1–8.
Lithopleurota Meyrick, 1939 Genus Meyrick E. 1939. New Microlepidoptera, with notes on others. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 89(4):47–62.
Lytrophila Meyrick, 1913 Genus Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336.
Malasina Leraut, 1997 Unavailable name  
Malgassopsyche Bourgogne, 1984 Genus Bourgogne J. 1984a. Faune de Madagascar 63: Insectes. Lépidoptères Psychidae Oiketicinae. - Faune de Madagascar 63:1–58.
Mallobathra Meyrick, 1888 Genus Meyrick E. 1888b. Descriptions of New Zealand Tineina. - Transactions of the New Zealand Institute 20 (1887):77–106.
Masonia Tutt, 1900 Synonym of genus Tutt J. W. 1900a. New Psychid genera. - Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 12:20.
Mecynopla Bourgogne, 1979 Genus Bourgogne J. 1979b. Création de deux genres nouveaux de Psychidae africains (Lepidoptera). - Revue française d'Entomologie (N. S.) 1(1):33–35.
Megalophanes Heylaerts, 1881 Genus Heylaerts F. J. M. 1881. Essai d'une monographie des Psychidae de la faune européenne. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de Belgique 25:29–73.
Melasina Boisduval, 1840 Genus Boisduval J. B. A. 1840. Genera et Index Methodicus Europaerorum Lepidopterorum. - — :i–x, 1–238.
Mesopherna Meyrick, 1893 Genus Meyrick E. 1893. Descriptions of Australian Microlepidoptera. XVI. Tineidae. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales (2) 7 (1892):477–612.
Mesopolia Walsingham, 1897 Genus Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1897a. Western Equatorial African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1897(1):33–67, pls 2–3.
Metisa Walker, 1855 Genus Walker F. 1855b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part IV.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 4:i–iv, 777–976.
Monda Walker, 1865 Genus Walker F. 1865b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXII.– Supplement Part 2. - — 32:i–iv, 323–706.
Narycia Stephens, 1836 Genus Stephens J. F. 1836. Illustrations of British Entomology or, a Synopsis of Indigenous Insects: containing their generic and specific distinctions with an account of their metamorphoses, times of appearance, localities, food, and economy, .... Insecta Haustellata - — 6.
Obtexocorytus Sobczyk, 2009 Genus  
Oeceticodes Kirby, 1882 Unavailable name Kirby W. F. 1882. Zoological Record (for 1881) 18. Insecta - — 1882:183, Index: 9.
Oeceticus Burmeister, 1878 Unavailable name  
Oeketicoides Pagenstecher, 1909 Unavailable name Pagenstecher A. 1909. Geschichte europäischer Schmetterlinge. - — .
Oeketicus Lefèbvre, 1842 Unavailable name  
Oiketicina Tutt, 1900 Unavailable name Tutt J. W. 1900b. Natural History of British Lepidoptera. - — 2.
Oiketicoides Heylaerts, 1881 Genus Heylaerts F. J. M. 1881. Essai d'une monographie des Psychidae de la faune européenne. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de Belgique 25:29–73.
Oiketicus Guilding, 1827 Genus Guilding L. 1827. On the natural history of Oiketicus, a new and singular genus of Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 15(2):371–377, pls. 6–8.
Patromasia Meyrick, 1926 Genus Meyrick E. 1926a. New South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 23(2):325–351.
Penestoglossa Rogenhofer, 1875 Genus Felder C., Felder R. & Rogenhofer A. F. 1865–1875. Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Zweiter Band. Abtheilung 2, Heft 4, Lepidoptera. Atlas der Heterocera. - — 2(4):1–20, pls 1–140.
Phyche Bechstein, 1818 Unavailable name  
Picronarycia Mey, 2011 Genus Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316.
Placodoma Chrétien, 1915 Genus Chrétien P. 1915. Contribution à la connaissance des Lépidoptères du Nord de l'Afrique. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 84(3):289–374.
Proutia Tutt, 1899 Synonym of genus Tutt J. W. 1899. Luffia lapidella, Goeze, a British species.—Notes on Luffia pomonae. - Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 11:207– 208.
Pseudodiplodoma Kozhantishikov, 1956 Synonym of genus Kozhantshikov I. V. 1956. Fauna of the USSR. Insects Lepidoptera. Psychidae. - — 3(2):1–517.
Pseudometisa Dierl, 1972 Genus Dierl W. 1972. Revision einiger afrikanischer Psychidae-Gattungen (Lep.). Mit einen provisorischen Verzeichnis der bekannten afrikanischen "Macropsychiden". - Mitteilungen der Münchner Entomologischen Gesellschaft 61 (1971):16–63, pls 7, 8.
Psilothrix Wocke, 1871 Unavailable name Wocke M. F. 1871. Microlepidoptera. – In: Staudinger, O. & Wocke, M. F., Catalog der Lepidopteren des europäischen Faunengebiets. - — .
Psychanisa Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus Walker F. 1855b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part IV.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 4:i–iv, 777–976.
Psyche Schrank, 1801 Genus Schrank F. von Paula 1801. Fauna Boica. Durchgedachte Geschichte der in Baiern einheimischen und zahmen Tiere. Zweyter Band erste Abtheilung. - — 2(1):1–274.
Pyraphlecta Tams, 1932 Genus Tams W. H. T. 1932a. New species of African Heterocera. - The Entomologist 65(829):124–129, pl. 4.
Saccofera Sodoffsky, 1837 Synonym of genus Sodoffsky W. 1837. Etymologische Untersuchungen ueber die Gattungsnamen der Schmetterlinge. - Bulletin de la Société Impériale des Naturalistes de Moscou 10(6):76–97.
Saccofora Sodoffsky, 1837 Unavailable name  
Saccophora Agassiz, 1847 Synonym of genus  
Sapheneutis Meyrick, 1907 Genus Meyrick E. 1907c. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. V. - Journal of the Bombay natural History Society 18(1):137–160.
Schediastis Meyrick, 1921 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1921a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 2. - — 2(13–15):385–480.
Sclerophricta Meyrick, 1918 Genus Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59.
Sematocera Durrant, 1892 Genus Durrant J. H. 1892. Insecta. Lepidoptera. – In: Distant W. L., A naturalist in the Transvaal. - — :231–244.
Semimanatha Janse, 1919 Synonym of genus Janse A. J. T. 1919b. South African bagworms: a new subgenus and species of the genus Acanthopsyche, and a re-description of Trichocossus arvensis Janse. - Annals of the Natal Museum 4:137–141.
Solenobia Duponchel, 1843 Synonym of genus  
Sphaericobathra Meyrick, 1933 Genus Meyrick E. 1933a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 4. - — 4(12–14):353–448.
Struthisca Meyrick, 1905 Genus Meyrick E. 1905. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. I. - Journal of the Bombay natural History Society 16(4):580–619.
Talaeperia Walker, 1855 Unavailable name  
Talaeporia Zeller, 1838 Unavailable name  
Talaeporina Seebold, 1879 Unavailable name  
Taleporia Hübner, 1825 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Taloeporia Guenée, 1846 Unavailable name  
Thranitica Meyrick, 1908 Genus Meyrick E. 1908b. Descriptions of African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 47:716–756.
Tonicurgis Meyrick, 1922 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1922a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 2. - — 2(16–19):481–608.
Trapezoritis Meyrick, 1932 Genus Meyrick E. 1932a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 4. - — 4(7–11):193–352.
Tretoscopa Meyrick, 1916 Genus Meyrick E. 1916a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 1. - — 1(16–20):481–640.
Trichocossus Hampson, 1910 Genus Hampson G. F. 1910b. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 6(31):116–141.
Typhonia Boisduval, 1834 Genus Boisduval J. B. A. 1832–1841. Icones historique des Lépidoptères nouveaux ou peu connus. Collection, avec figures coloriées, des papillons d'Europe nouvellement découverts, ouvrage formant le complément savant national et étranger. - — 2:1–208.
Ulothrix Rebel, 1940 Unavailable name Rebel H. 1940a. Zur Kenntnis einiger Subfamilien der Psychiden. - Zeitschrift der wiener entomologischen Gesellschaft 25(3):59–65.
Urobarba Dierl, 1969 Genus Dierl W. 1969. [Title]. - Opuscula Zoologica 107:3.
Whittleia Tutt, 1900 Synonym of genus  
Xysmatodoma Zeller, 1852 Synonym of genus Zeller P. C. 1852c. Sieben Tineaceen-Gattungen. - Linnaea Entomologica 7:325–367.
Zelomora Meyrick, 1915 Genus Meyrick E. 1915a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 1. - — 1(10–15):289–480.