Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854)

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Family Synonyms

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Subfamilies

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Anacampsinae Bruand, 1850 Subfamily  
Anarsiidae Amsel, 1977 Synonym of subfamily  
Anomologinae Meyrick, 1926 Subfamily  
Apatetrinae Le Marchand, 1947 Subfamily  
Aristoteliinae Le Marchand, 1947 Synonym of subfamily  
Brachmiinae Heslop, 1938 Synonym of subfamily  
Chrysoesthiidae Paclt, 1947 Synonym of subfamily  
Dichomeridinae Hampson, 1918 Subfamily Hampson G. F. 1918b. Some small families of the Lepidoptera which are not included in the key to the families in the catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae, a list of the families and subfamilies of the Lepidoptera with their types and a key to the families. - Novitates Zoologicae 25(2):366–394.
Gelechiinae Stainton, 1854 Subfamily  
Hypatiminae Kloet & Hincks, 1945 Synonym of subfamily  
Metzneriinae Piskunov, 1975 Synonym of subfamily  
Palumbininae Chapman, 1902 Synonym of subfamily  
Stomopteryginae Heslop, 1938 Synonym of subfamily  
Thiotrichinae Karsholt, Mutanen, Lee & Kaila, 2013 Subfamily Karsholt O., Mutanen M., Lee S. & Kaila L. 2013. A molecular analysis of the Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera, Gelechioidea) with an interpretative grouping of its taxa. - Systematic Entomology 38:334–348.

Genera

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Acanthophila Heinemann, 1870 Synonym of genus Heinemann H. 1870. Die Schmeterlinge Deutschlands und der Schweiz. Part 2. - — 2(1).
Acantophila Osthelder, 1951 Unavailable name  
Acraeologa Meyrick, 1921 Genus Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
Acrdaologa Janse, 1963 Unavailable name  
Acribologa Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Acutitornus Janse, 1951 Genus  
Adoxotricha Meyrick, 1938 Genus Meyrick E. 1938a. Exploration du Parc National Albert. Pterophoridae, Tortricina and Tineina. - Institut des Parcs Nationaux du Congo belge 14:3–28, pl. 1–3.
Adrasteia Chambers, 1872 Synonym of genus  
Adrastia Kirby, 1874 Unavailable name  
Aeolotrocha Meyrick, 1921 Genus Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
Afrotelphusa Bidzilya & Mey, 2011 Genus Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316.
Ageliarchis Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Agriastis Meyrick, 1904 Synonym of genus  
Allocota Meyrick, 1904 Unavailable name  
Allocotaniana Strand, 1913 Synonym of genus  
Allophlebia Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Allotelphusa Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Amblypalpis Ragonot, 1886 Genus  
Amblyphylla Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Anacampis Janse, 1951 Unavailable name  
Anacampsis Curtis, 1827 Genus  
Anacompsis Desmarest, 1857 Unavailable name  
Ananarsia Amsel, 1959 Unavailable name  
Anapatetris Janse, 1951 Genus  
Anaphaula Walsingham, 1904 Synonym of genus  
Anarsia Zeller, 1839 Genus  
Anastomopteryx Janse, 1951 Genus  
Angustiphylla Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Anomologa Meyrick, 1926 Genus Meyrick E. 1926c. Exotic Microlepidoptera 3. - — 3(8–10):225–320.
Anorthodisca Gaede, 1937 Unavailable name  
Anorthosia Clemens, 1860 Synonym of genus Clemens B. 1860d. Contributions to American Lepidopterology.—No. 6. Tineina Fam. Tortricidae. - Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences Philadelphia 12(8):345–362.
Apethistis Meyrick, 1908 Synonym of genus  
Aphanostola Meyrick, 1931 Genus Meyrick E. 1931a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 4. - — 4(2–6):33–192.
Aphnogenes Meyrick, 1921 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
Apocritica Meyrick, 1925 Genus  
Apodia Heinemann, 1870 Synonym of genus  
Apotactis Meyrick, 1918 Genus Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59.
Aproaerema Durrant, 1897 Genus  
Araeologa Janse, 1963 Unavailable name  
Araeophalla Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Araeophylla Janse, 1954 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1954. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(4):301–464, pls. 137–202.
Araeovalva Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Archimetzneria Amsel, 1936 Synonym of genus  
Argophara Janse, 1963 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1963. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(3):241–284, pls. 130–138.
Argyritis Heinemann, 1870 Synonym of genus  
Aristotelia Hübner, 1825 Genus  
Aristoteliodes Zimmerman, 1958 Synonym of genus  
Armatophallus Bidzilya, 2015 Genus  
Aroga Busck, 1914 Genus  
Aroga Busck, 1914 Synonym of genus  
Arotria Meyrick, 1904 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1904b. Descriptions of Australian Microlepidoptera. XVIII. Gelechiadae. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 29:255–411.
Aruga Janse, 1958 Unavailable name  
Asapharca Clarke, 1955 Unavailable name  
Asapharcha Meyrick, 1920 Genus Meyrick E. 1920c. Descriptions of South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 17:273–318.
Aspades Vári, 1986 Genus Vári L. & Kroon D. 1986. Southern African Lepidoptera. A series of cross-referenced indices. - — I–X:1–198.
Aspasiodes Janse, 1958 Unavailable name Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Atasthalistis Meyrick, 1886 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1886b. Descriptions of Lepidoptera from the South Pacific. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1886(3):189–296.
Athrips Billberg, 1820 Genus Billberg G. J. 1820. Enumeratio Insectorum in Museo Gust. Joh. Billberg. - — :1–138.
Aulacomima Meyrick, 1904 Synonym of genus  
Autodectis Meyrick, 1937 Genus Meyrick E. 1937a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 5. - — 5(3–5):65–160.
Autoneda Busck, 1903 Synonym of genus  
Bactropaltis Meyrick, 1939 Genus Meyrick E. 1939. New Microlepidoptera, with notes on others. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 89(4):47–62.
Battaristis Meyrick, 1914 Genus  
Begoe Chambers, 1872 Synonym of genus Chambers V. T. 1872. Micro-Lepidoptera. - Canadian Entomologist 4:206–209.
Belovalva Janse, 1963 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1963. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(3):241–284, pls. 130–138.
Benguelasa Bidzilya & Mey, 2011 Genus Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316.
Biloba Janse, 1954 Unavailable name Janse A. J. T. 1954. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(4):301–464, pls. 137–202.
Bilobata Vári, 1986 Genus  
Blastovalva Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Brachiacma Common, 1970 Unavailable name  
Brachmia Hübner, 1825 Genus  
Brachyacma Meyrick, 1886 Synonym of genus  
Brachyacma Meyrick, 1886 Genus  
Brachyaema Povolny, 1964 Unavailable name  
Braclunia Stephens, 1834 Unavailable name  
Brochometis Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Bucolarcha Meyrick, 1929 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1929d. Exotic Microlepidoptera 3. - — 3(16–17):481–544.
Calliphylla Janse, 1963 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1963. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(3):241–284, pls. 130–138.
Capnosema Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Carbatina Meyrick, 1913 Synonym of genus  
Carna Walker, 1864 Unavailable name Walker F. 1864b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXX.– Tineites. - — 30:i–iv, 837–1096.
Catelaphris Meyrick, 1925 Synonym of genus  
Catoptristis Meyrick, 1925 Synonym of genus  
Cecidonostola Amsel, 1958 Synonym of genus Amsel H. G. 1958. Kleinschmetterlinge aus Nordost-Arabien der Ausbeute A. S. Talhouk. - Beiträge zur Naturkundlichen Forschung in Südwestdeutschland, Karlsruhe 17(1):61–82, pl. 5.
Cellaria Neave, 1939 Unavailable name  
Ceratophora Heinemann, 1870 Unavailable name  
Ceratophora Heinemann, 1870 Unavailable name  
Cerofrontia Janse, 1951 Genus  
Cerycangela Meyrick, 1925 Synonym of genus  
Chelaria Haworth, 1828 Synonym of genus  
Cheleria Lhomme, 1848 Unavailable name  
Chilopselaphus Mann, 1867 Genus  
Chilopsephalus Rebel, 1901 Unavailable name  
Chretienia Spuler, 1910 Synonym of genus  
Chrysesthia Agassiz, 1847 Synonym of genus  
Chrysia Bruand, 1851 Synonym of genus  
Chrysoesthia Hübner, 1825 Genus  
Chrysopora Clemens, 1860 Synonym of genus  
Chthonogenes Meyrick, 1938 Synonym of genus  
Cirrha Chambers, 1872 Synonym of genus  
Cladodes Heinemann, 1870 Unavailable name  
Cleodora Stephens, 1934 Synonym of genus  
Clepsimorpha Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Colobodes Meyrick, 1904 Unavailable name  
Compsolechia Meyrick, 1918 Synonym of genus  
Coniogyra Meyrick, 1921 Genus Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
Copocercia Zeller, 1877 Synonym of genus  
Copoceria Bertkau, 1879 Unavailable name  
Cotyloscia Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Cremona Busck, 1934 Synonym of genus Busck A. 1934b. Tortilia viatrix, new species. An African moth on Senna imported into the United States. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 36(3):68–70, pl. 12.
Croesopola Meyrick, 1904 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1904b. Descriptions of Australian Microlepidoptera. XVIII. Gelechiadae. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 29:255–411.
Crossobela Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Curvisignella Janse, 1951 Genus  
Cymatomorpha Meyrick, 1904 Synonym of genus  
Cymatoplex Meyrick, 1925 Unavailable name  
Cymatoplicella Fletcher T. B., 1940 Synonym of genus  
Cymotricha Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Dactylethra Meyrick, 1906 Unavailable name  
Dactylethrella Fletcher T. B., 1940 Genus  
Daemonarcha Meyrick, 1918 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59.
Dectobathra Meyrick, 1904 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1904b. Descriptions of Australian Microlepidoptera. XVIII. Gelechiadae. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 29:255–411.
Dectobathra Meyrick, 1904 Synonym of genus  
Deimnestra Meyrick, 1918 Synonym of genus  
Deltolophos Janse, 1960 Synonym of genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Deltophora Janse, 1950 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88.
Desmophylax Meyrick, 1935 Synonym of genus  
Deuteroptila Meyrick, 1904 Synonym of genus  
Dichomeris Hübner, 1818 Genus Hübner J. 1818–1825. Zuträge zur Sammlung exotischer Schmettlinge [sic], bestehend in Bekundigung einzelner Fliegmuster neuer oder rarer nichteuropäischer Gattungen. - — :1–32; 1–32; 1–40; 1–48; 1–52, pls. 1–172.
Dichranucha Janse, 1954 Unavailable name Janse A. J. T. 1954. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(4):301–464, pls. 137–202.
Dicranucha Janse, 1954 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1954. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(4):301–464, pls. 137–202.
Doryphora Heinemann, 1870 Synonym of genus  
Doryphorella Cockerell, 1888 Synonym of genus  
Elasmion Hübner, 1806 Unavailable name  
Encentrotis Meyrick, 1921 Genus Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
Enchrysa Zeller, 1873 Synonym of genus  
Encolpotis Meyrick, 1909 Genus Meyrick E. 1909a. New South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 5:349–379.
Ephysteris Meyrick, 1908 Genus Meyrick E. 1908b. Descriptions of African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 47:716–756.
Epicharta Meyrick, 1926 Synonym of genus  
Epicorthylis Zeller, 1873 Synonym of genus Zeller P. C. 1873. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der nordamerikanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Mikrolepidopteren. - Verhandlungen der kaiserlich-königlichen zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 23:201–334.
Epimesophleps Rebel, 1907 Genus Rebel H. 1907a. Lepidopteren aus Südarabien und von der Insel Sokotra. - Denkschriften der österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien 71(2):31–130, pl. 1.
Episacta Turner, 1919 Synonym of genus  
Epithectis Meyrick, 1895 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1895. A handbook of British Lepidoptera. - — :i–vi, 1–843.
Eporgastis Meyrick, 1921 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
Ereboscaeas Meyrick, 1937 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1937a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 5. - — 5(3–5):65–160.
Ergatis Heinemann, 1870 Unavailable name  
Erikssonella Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Eucatoptus Walsingham, 1897 Synonym of genus  
Eudoclades Snellen, 1889 Synonym of genus  
Euryctista Janse, 1963 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1963. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(3):241–284, pls. 130–138.
Eurysara Turner, 1919 Synonym of genus  
Euryzancla Turner, 1919 Synonym of genus  
Evagora Clemens, 1860 Synonym of genus  
Excommatica Janse, 1951 Genus  
Ficulea Walker, 1864 Synonym of genus  
Filisignella Janse, 1951 Genus  
Flexiptera Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Frumenta Busck, 1939 Genus  
Furcaphora Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Gaesa Walker, 1864 Synonym of genus Walker F. 1864a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXIX.– Tineites. - — 29:i–iv, 563–835.
Galechia Desmarest, 1857 Unavailable name  
Gambrostola Meyrick, 1926 Genus Meyrick E. 1926a. New South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 23(2):325–351.
Gelechia Hübner, 1825 Genus  
Gelschia Nowicki, 1865 Unavailable name  
Geniadophora Walsingham, 1897 Synonym of genus  
Gnosimacha Meyrick, 1927 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1927a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 3. - — 3(11–12):321–384.
Gomphocrates Meyrick, 1925 Synonym of genus  
Grandipalpa Janse, 1951 Genus  
Guenea Bruand, 1850 Synonym of genus  
Haplovalva Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Harpagus Stephens, 1834 Synonym of genus  
Hedma Dumont, 1932 Genus  
Helcystogramma Zeller, 1877 Genus Zeller P. C. 1877. Exotische Microlepidoptera. - Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae 13(1–4):3–493, 6 pls..
Holaxyra Meyrick, 1913 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1913f. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. XVI. - Journal of the Bombay natural History Society 22(1):160–182.
Hylograptis Meyrick, 1910 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1910a. Descriptions of Micro-Lepidoptera from Mauritius and Chagos Isles. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1910(3):366–377.
Hypatima Hübner, 1825 Genus  
Hypatina Stephens, 1835 Unavailable name  
Hypatopa Walsingham, 1907 Synonym of genus  
Hypelictis Meyrick, 1905 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1905. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. I. - Journal of the Bombay natural History Society 16(4):580–619.
Iachoris Janse, 1960 Unavailable name  
Ichnocraspedus Janse, 1958 Unavailable name  
Idiobela Turner, 1919 Synonym of genus  
Idiophantis Meyrick, 1904 Genus  
Ilingiotis Meyrick, 1914 Synonym of genus  
Ilseopsis Povolný, 1965 Genus  
Inotica Meyrick, 1913 Synonym of genus  
Instica Sharpe, 1915 Unavailable name  
Iochares Meyrick, 1921 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
Iocharis Janse, 1958 Unavailable name  
Ischnocraspedus Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Ischnophylla Janse, 1963 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1963. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(3):241–284, pls. 130–138.
Isochasta Meyrick, 1886 Synonym of genus  
Istrianis Meyrick, 1918 Genus Meyrick E. 1918b. Exotic Microlepidoptera 2. - — 2(4–7):97–224.
Kahelia Turati, 1922 Synonym of genus  
Khoisa Bidzilya & Mey, 2011 Genus Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316.
Klaussatleria Capuse, 1968 Unavailable name  
Klaussattleria Capuse, 1968 Synonym of genus  
Lacharissa Meyrick, 1937 Genus Meyrick E. 1937a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 5. - — 5(3–5):65–160.
Lachnostola Meyrick, 1918 Genus Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59.
Lacistodes Meyrick, 1921 Genus Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
Lamprotes Heinemann, 1870 Synonym of genus  
Lanceopenna Janse, 1950 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88.
Lanceoptera Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Lasiarchis Meyrick, 1937 Genus Meyrick E. 1937a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 5. - — 5(3–5):65–160.
Lathontogenus Walsingham, 1897 Synonym of genus  
Lathontogenus Walsingham, 1897 Synonym of genus  
Leobates Amsel, 1955 Unavailable name Amsel H. G. 1955c. Kleinschmetterlinge aus dem Jordantal. - Zeitschrift der wiener entomologischen Gesellschaft 40(66):276–282, pl. 27.
Leobatus Walsingham, 1904 Synonym of genus Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1904. Algerian Microlepidoptera. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 40:214–223, 265–273.
Leucophylla Janse, 1960 Synonym of genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Leuronoma Meyrick, 1918 Genus Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59.
Leuropalpa Janse, 1960 Synonym of genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Lipatia Busck, 1910 Synonym of genus  
Lipatia Busck, 1910 Synonym of genus  
Lita Treitschke, 1833 Unavailable name  
Machlotricha Meyrick, 1912 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1912d. New South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 10(3):53–74.
Machotricha Janse, 1960 Unavailable name  
Macrocalcara Janse, 1951 Genus  
Macrozancla Turner, 1919 Synonym of genus  
Magacraspedus Janse, 1960 Unavailable name  
Malachotricha Chambers, 1878 Unavailable name  
Malachotriche Busck, 1903 Unavailable name  
Malacotricha Zeller, 1873 Synonym of genus Zeller P. C. 1873. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der nordamerikanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Mikrolepidopteren. - Verhandlungen der kaiserlich-königlichen zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 23:201–334.
Malacotriche Busck, 1903 Unavailable name  
Mannodia Busck, 1908 Unavailable name  
Megacraspedas Barnes & McDunnough, 1917 Unavailable name  
Megacraspedus Zeller, 1839 Genus  
Megalocypha Janse, 1960 Synonym of genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Melitoxestis Meyrick, 1921 Genus Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
Melitoxoides Janse, 1958 Synonym of genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Mesophleps Hübner, 1825 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Metaplatyntis Meyrick, 1938 Genus Meyrick E. 1938a. Exploration du Parc National Albert. Pterophoridae, Tortricina and Tineina. - Institut des Parcs Nationaux du Congo belge 14:3–28, pl. 1–3.
Metatactis Janse, 1949 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1949a. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(1):1–60, pls 1–32.
Metzneria Zeller, 1839 Genus  
Micosetia Keifer, 1937 Unavailable name  
Microcraspedus Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Microsetia Stephens, 1829 Synonym of genus  
Microsteia Popescu-Gorj & Nemes, 1965 Unavailable name  
Mimomeris Povolny, 1978 Synonym of genus  
Miorosetia Fletcher T. B., 1929 Unavailable name  
Mistax von Caradja, 1920 Synonym of genus  
Mometa Durrant, 1914 Genus Durrant J. H. 1914. A new cotton-seed moth (Mometa zemiodes) from West Africa. - Bulletin of Entomological Research 5:243.
Monochroa Heinemann, 1870 Synonym of genus  
Musurga Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Myrophila Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Mystax von Caradja, 1920 Synonym of genus  
Mythographa Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Namatetris Bidzilya & Mey, 2011 Genus Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316.
Nannodia Heinemann, 1870 Synonym of genus  
Nannonia Kirby, 1875 Unavailable name  
Neda Chambers, 1874 Unavailable name  
Neochrista Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Neopachnistis Janse, 1954 Synonym of genus Janse A. J. T. 1954. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(4):301–464, pls. 137–202.
Neopatetris Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Neotelphusa Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Nesolechia Meyrick, 1921 Synonym of genus  
Noeza Walker, 1866 Synonym of genus Walker F. 1866b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXV.– Supplement Part 5. - — 35:i–iv, 1535–2040.
Nomia Clemens, 1860 Synonym of genus  
Nothris Hübner, 1825 Genus  
Ochrodia Povolný, 1966 Genus  
Octonodula Janse, 1951 Genus  
Oegoconoides Matsumura, 1931 Synonym of genus  
Oeseis Chambers, 1875 Synonym of genus  
Onebala Walker, 1864 Genus  
Onebale Janse, 1954 Unavailable name  
Ornativalva Gozmány, 1955 Genus  
Orsodytis Meyrick, 1926 Synonym of genus  
Oxybelia Hübner, 1825 Synonym of genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Oxypteryx Rebel, 1911 Genus Rebel H. 1911. Versammlung der Sektion für Lepidopterologie [Beitrag zur Lepidopterenfauna von Syrien]. - Verhandlungen der kaiserlich-königlichen zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 61(7–8):(142)–(156).
Oxysactis Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Pachysaris Meyrick, 1914 Synonym of genus  
Palaetheta Meyrick, 1909 Genus Meyrick E. 1909b. Descriptions of Transvaal Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 2(1):1–28, pls. 1–8.
Paltoloma Ghesquière, 1940 Genus Ghesquière J. 1940c. Quelques microlépidoptères gelechiadae congolais. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 34(1):101–108.
Palumbina Rondani, 1876 Genus Rondani C. 1876. Papilionaria aliqua microsoma nuper observata. - Bollettino della Società entomologica italiana 8:19–24, pl. 1.
Panicotricha Meyrick, 1913 Genus Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336.
Pappophorus Walsingham, 1897 Synonym of 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.
Parabola Janse, 1950 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88.
Parabrachmia Janse, 1960 Synonym of genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Parallactis Meyrick, 1925 Genus  
Paranoea Walsingham, 1911 Synonym of genus Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1907–1915. Insecta Lepidoptera-Heterocera. Vol. 4. Tineina, Pterophorina, Orneodina and Pyralidina and Hepialina (part.). - — 4.
Parapodia de Joannis, 1912 Genus de Joannis J. 1912c. Deux nouvelles espèces de Microlépidoptères cécidogènes de France. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 1912:304–307.
Parapsectris Meyrick, 1911 Genus Meyrick E. 1911b. Descriptions of Transvaal Micro-Lepidoptera II. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 2(4):218–240.
Paraselotis Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Parasia Duponchel, 1846 Synonym of genus  
Paraspistes Meyrick, 1905 Synonym of genus  
Paraspistes Meyrick, 1905 Synonym of genus  
Paratelphusa Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Parathectis Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Parexaula Meyrick, 1909 Genus Meyrick E. 1909a. New South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 5:349–379.
Paristhmia Meyrick, 1909 Genus Meyrick E. 1909b. Descriptions of Transvaal Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 2(1):1–28, pls. 1–8.
Paristhmia Meyrick, 1909 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1909b. Descriptions of Transvaal Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 2(1):1–28, pls. 1–8.
Pectinophora Busck, 1917 Genus  
Pelostola Janse, 1960 Synonym of genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Phanerophalla Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Phithorimaea Turner, 1919 Unavailable name  
Photodotis Meyrick, 1911 Genus Meyrick E. 1911b. Descriptions of Transvaal Micro-Lepidoptera II. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 2(4):218–240.
Photodotus Janse, 1917 Unavailable name  
Phthoracma Meyrick, 1921 Genus Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
Phthorimaea Meyrick, 1902 Genus  
Phthorimea Diakonoff, 1967 Unavailable name  
Phthorimoea Forbes, 1923 Unavailable name  
Phtorimaea Povolný & Zakopal, 1951 Unavailable name  
Phtyorimaea Turner, 1919 Unavailable name  
Picroptera Janse, 1960 Synonym of genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Pithanurga Meyrick, 1921 Genus Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
Platyedra Meyrick, 1895 Genus  
Platyphalla Janse, 1951 Genus  
Plectrocosma Meyrick, 1921 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
Plocamosaris Meyrick, 1912 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1912g. Adelidae, Micropterygidae, Gracilariadae. – In: Wagner, H. (ed.) Lepidopterorum Catalogus. - — 6:1–68.
Polyhymno Chambers, 1874 Genus  
Prasodryas Meyrick, 1926 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1926c. Exotic Microlepidoptera 3. - — 3(8–10):225–320.
Prolita Leraut, 1993 Synonym of genus  
Prophoraula Meyrick, 1922 Synonym of genus  
Proselotis Meyrick, 1914 Genus Meyrick E. 1914a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 1. - — 1(6–9):161–288.
Proteodoxa Meyrick, 1938 Genus Meyrick E. 1938a. Exploration du Parc National Albert. Pterophoridae, Tortricina and Tineina. - Institut des Parcs Nationaux du Congo belge 14:3–28, pl. 1–3.
Psamathocrita Meyrick, 1925 Genus Meyrick E. 1925c. Gelechiadae. – In: Genera Insectorum. - — .
Psamathoscopa Meyrick, 1937 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1937a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 5. - — 5(3–5):65–160.
Pseudathrips Povolný, 1986 Synonym of genus Povolný D. 1986. Lepidoptera: Fam. Gelechiidae (Part 3). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 8:249–255.
Pseudochelaria Dietz, 1900 Synonym of genus  
Pseudoteleia Amsel, 1935 Synonym of genus Amsel H. G. 1935a. Neue palästinensische Lepidopteren. - Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 20(2):271–319, pls. 1–10.
Pseudotelphusa Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Pseudotephusa Janse, 1960 Unavailable name  
Psoricoptera Stainton, 1854 Synonym of genus  
Pthorimaea Issiki, 1957 Unavailable name  
Ptochenusa Kirby, 1871 Unavailable name  
Ptocheusa Constant, 1892 Unavailable name  
Ptocheuusa Heinemann, 1870 Synonym of genus  
Ptocheuusa Heinemann, 1870 Genus  
Ptochuusa Le Marchand, 1947 Unavailable name  
Ptychovalva Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Pycnobathra Lower, 1901 Synonym of genus  
Pycnodytis Meyrick, 1918 Genus Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59.
Pycnostola Meyrick, 1918 Unavailable name Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59.
Pyncostola Meyrick, 1917 Genus Meyrick E. 1917e. On the genus Paltodora. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 53:113.
Pynocstola Meyrick, 1918 Unavailable name Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59.
Radionerva Janse, 1951 Genus  
Reuttia Hofmann, 1898 Synonym of genus  
Rhadinophylla Turner, 1919 Synonym of genus  
Rhinosia Treitschke, 1833 Synonym of genus Treitschke F. 1833. Die Schmetterlinge von Europa (Fortsetzung des Ochsenheimer'schen Werks). Schaben – Geistchen. G. Hypsolopha – Orneodes. - — 9(2):1–294.
Rhobonda Walker, 1864 Unavailable name Walker F. 1864a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXIX.– Tineites. - — 29:i–iv, 563–835.
Rhynchopacha Staudinger, 1871 Synonym of genus Staudinger O. 1871c. Beschreibung neuer Lepidopteren des europäischen Faunengebiets. - Berliner entomologische Zeitschrift 14(3):273–330.
Rhynchotona Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Rotundivalva Janse, 1951 Genus  
Sagaritis Chambers, 1872 Unavailable name Chambers V. T. 1872. Micro-Lepidoptera. - Canadian Entomologist 4:206–209.
Sathrogenes Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Sattleria Capuse, 1968 Synonym of genus  
Schematistis Meyrick, 1911 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1911c. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera.. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(1):63–83.
Schematistis Meyrick, 1911 Genus Meyrick E. 1911c. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera.. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(1):63–83.
Schistovalva Janse, 1960 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1960. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae. - — 6(2):145–240, pls. 33–129.
Schizovalva Janse, 1951 Genus  
Schuetzeia Spuler, 1910 Synonym of genus  
Sclerocopa Meyrick, 1937 Genus Meyrick E. 1937a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 5. - — 5(3–5):65–160.
Scrobipalpa Janse, 1951 Genus  
Semiomeris Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Semodictis Meyrick, 1909 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1909b. Descriptions of Transvaal Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 2(1):1–28, pls. 1–8.
Semophylax Meyrick, 1932 Genus  
Silotroga Kirby, 1871 Unavailable name  
Sirogenes Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Sititroga Lima, 1945 Unavailable name  
Sitotrega Borg, 1932 Unavailable name  
Sitotroga Heinemann, 1870 Genus  
Sitotrogus Matsumura, 1931 Unavailable name  
Sophronia Hübner, 1825 Genus  
Sphenogrypa Meyrick, 1920 Genus Meyrick E. 1920a. Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911–1912). Résultats Scientifiques. Insectes Lépidoptères II. Microlepidoptera. - — :35–120.
Stegasta Meyrick, 1904 Genus  
Stenopteryx Bodenheimer, 1930 Unavailable name  
Stenovalva Janse, 1958 Unavailable name Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Stiphrostola Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Stomopterix Turati, 1922 Unavailable name  
Stomopteryx Heinemann, 1870 Genus  
Stomylia Snellen, 1878 Synonym of genus  
Strenophila Meyrick, 1913 Genus Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336.
Streyella Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Stromopteryx Pierce & Metcalfe, 1935 Unavailable name  
Symbatica Meyrick, 1910 Genus Meyrick E. 1910b. New South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 5:411–417.
Syncopacma Meyrick, 1925 Genus  
Syneunetis Wallengren, 1881 Synonym of genus  
Syneuntis Fletcher T. B., 1929 Unavailable name  
Syngelechia Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Syngenomictis Meyrick, 1927 Synonym of genus  
Synthesiopalpa Povolný, 1966 Synonym of genus  
Syrmadaula Meyrick, 1918 Genus Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59.
Tachyptilia Heinemann, 1870 Synonym of genus  
Taphrosaris Meyrick, 1922 Synonym of genus  
Teleia Heinemann, 1870 Synonym of genus  
Telephusa Beirne, 1938 Unavailable name  
Telphusa Chambers, 1872 Genus  
Teuchophanes Meyrick, 1904 Synonym of genus  
Thaumaturgis Meyrick, 1934 Genus Meyrick E. 1934a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 4. - — 4(15–17):449–544.
Theatrocopia 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.
Thelyasceta Meyrick, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Thiognatha Meyrick, 1920 Genus Meyrick E. 1920a. Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911–1912). Résultats Scientifiques. Insectes Lépidoptères II. Microlepidoptera. - — :35–120.
Thiothricha Hartig, 1956 Unavailable name  
Thiotrica Inoue, 1954 Unavailable name  
Thiotricha Meyrick, 1886 Genus  
Thistricha Meyrick, 1885 Unavailable name  
Thriophora Meyrick, 1911 Genus Meyrick E. 1911b. Descriptions of Transvaal Micro-Lepidoptera II. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 2(4):218–240.
Thymosopha Meyrick, 1914 Genus Meyrick E. 1914b. Descriptions of South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 10:243–257.
Thyrsomnestis Meyrick, 1929 Synonym of genus  
Thyrsostoma Meyrick, 1907 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1907a. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. III. - Journal of the Bombay natural History Society 17(3):730–754.
Tituacia Walker, 1864 Synonym of genus  
Tocmia Walker, 1864 Synonym of genus Walker F. 1864a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXIX.– Tineites. - — 29:i–iv, 563–835.
Toxidoceras Chrétien, 1923 Synonym of genus  
Toxoceras Chrétien, 1915 Unavailable name  
Tricerophora Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Trichembola Meyrick, 1918 Genus  
Trichotaphe Clemens, 1860 Synonym of genus Clemens B. 1860d. Contributions to American Lepidopterology.—No. 6. Tineina Fam. Tortricidae. - Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences Philadelphia 12(8):345–362.
Tricotaphe Riley, 1890 Unavailable name  
Tricyanaula Meyrick, 1925 Genus  
Trychnopalpa Janse, 1958 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32.
Tsochasta Meyrick, 1885 Synonym of genus  
Turcopalpa Povolný, 1973 Genus  
Tuta Kieffer & Jörgensen, 1910 Genus  
Tuta Strand, 1911 Unavailable name  
Uliaria Dumont, 1921 Synonym of genus  
Uncostridonta Park, 1990 Unavailable name  
Uncustriodonta Agenjo, 1952 Synonym of genus  
Vazugada Walker, 1864 Synonym of genus  
Vladimirea Povolný, 1967 Genus  
Xenolechia Meyrick, 1895 Synonym of genus  
Xenorrythma Meyrick, 1926 Synonym of genus  
Xerometra Meyrick, 1925 Synonym of genus  
Xystophora Wocke, 1876 Synonym of genus  
Zalithea Janse, 1963 Unavailable name  
Zalithia Meyrick, 1894 Synonym of genus Meyrick E. 1894a. On a collection of Lepidoptera from Upper Burma. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1894(1):1–29.
Ziminiola Gerasimov, 1930 Synonym of genus Gerasimov 1930. [Title]. - Deutsche entomologische Zeitschrift, Iris 44:73 a.o., pl. 1.
Zizyphia Chrétien, 1908 Genus Chrétien P. 1908b. Description de microlépidoptères nouveaux d'Algérie. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 1908:165–168.
Zomeutis Meyrick, 1913 Synonym of genus