Lecithocera Herrich-Schäffer, 1853

FAMILY Lecithoceridae
SUBFAMILY Lecithocerinae
AUTHORHerrich-Schäffer, 1853
STATUSGenus
PUBLICATIONHerrich-Schäffer G. A. W. 1853-1855. Systematische Bearbeitung der Schmetterlinge von Europa, zugleich als Text, Revision und Seupplement zu Jakob Hübner's Sammlung Europäischer Schmetterlinge. Die Schaben und Federmotten. - — 5:1-394, pls 1-124, 1-7, 1.
PAGINATION 11 [key], 45 Bhl
COMMENTSType species: Carcina luticornella Zeller, 1839. Isis, Leipzig, 1839: 197. By monotypy. Transferred to the Timyridae, now Lecithoceridae by Clarke (1955a: 20).

Genus Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
Andusia Walker, 1866 Synonym of genus
Brachyerga Meyrick, 1925 Synonym of genus
Leviptera Janse, 1954 Synonym of genus
Macrotona Meyrick, 1904 Unavailable name
Patouissa Walker, 1864 Synonym of genus
Periphorectis Meyrick, 1925 Synonym of genus
Syntetarca Gozmány, 1978 Synonym of genus
Tirasia Walker, 1864 Unavailable name
Titana Walker, 1864 Synonym of genus
Xanthocera Amsel, 1953 Synonym of genus
Xanthocerodes Amsel, 1955 Synonym of genus

Species

NAME AUTHOR STATUS PUBLICATION
acrosphales Meyrick, 1918 Species Meyrick E. 1918b. Exotic Microlepidoptera 2. - — 2(4-7):97-224.
aenicta Camera Janse, 1954 Species Janse A. J. T. 1954. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(4):301-464, pls 137-202.
afrotella Park, 2018 Species Park K.-T. 2018b. Three new genera and ten new species of the subfamily Lecithocerinae (Lepidoptera, Lecithoceridae) from Cameroon, Africa, based on material collected in 1913-18. - Zootaxa 4415(3):561-579.
anthologella Wallengren, 1875 Species Wallengren H. D. J. 1875. Insecta Transvaaliensia. - Bihang till Transvaalska Republikens i Södra Afrika Insektfauna. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 32(1):83-137.
binotata Camera Meyrick, 1918 Species Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7-59.
chloroscia Camera Meyrick, 1938 Species Meyrick E. 1938a. Exploration du Parc National Albert. Pterophoridae, Tortricina and Tineina. - Institut des Parcs Nationaux du Congo belge 14:3-28, pls 1-3.
corythaeola Meyrick, 1931 Species Meyrick E. 1931a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 4. - — 4(2-6):33-192.
cucullata Meyrick, 1914 Species Meyrick E. 1914a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 1. - — 1(6-9):161-288.
cyclisca Park, 2018 Species Park K.-T. 2018b. Three new genera and ten new species of the subfamily Lecithocerinae (Lepidoptera, Lecithoceridae) from Cameroon, Africa, based on material collected in 1913-18. - Zootaxa 4415(3):561-579.
dicentropa Camera Meyrick, 1938 Species Meyrick E. 1938a. Exploration du Parc National Albert. Pterophoridae, Tortricina and Tineina. - Institut des Parcs Nationaux du Congo belge 14:3-28, pls 1-3.
dysmica Park, 2018 Species Park K.-T. 2018b. Three new genera and ten new species of the subfamily Lecithocerinae (Lepidoptera, Lecithoceridae) from Cameroon, Africa, based on material collected in 1913-18. - Zootaxa 4415(3):561-579.
eucharis Meyrick, 1933 Species Meyrick E. 1933a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 4. - — 4(12-14):353-448.
flavipalpalis Vári & Kroon, 1986 Unavailable name Vári L. & Kroon D. 1986. Southern African Lepidoptera. A series of cross-referenced indices. - — I-X:1-198.
flavipalpis Camera Walsingham, 1891 Species Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1891a. African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1891(1):63-132, pls 3-7.
frustrata Meyrick, 1918 Species Meyrick E. 1918b. Exotic Microlepidoptera 2. - — 2(4-7):97-224.
ideologa Camera Meyrick, 1937 Species Meyrick E. 1937a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 5. - — 5(3-5):65-160.
iresia (Meyrick, 1911) Species Meyrick E. 1911a. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. XIII. - Journal of the Bombay natural History Society 20(3):706-736.
isomitra Meyrick, 1914 Species Meyrick E. 1914a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 1. - — 1(6-9):161-288.
loxophthalma Meyrick, 1934 Species Meyrick E. 1934a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 4. - — 4(15-17):449-544.
lucernata Camera Meyrick, 1913 Species Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267-336.
malacta Meyrick, 1918 Species Meyrick E. 1918b. Exotic Microlepidoptera 2. - — 2(4-7):97-224.
minyodes Camera Park & De Prins, 2019 Species Park K.-T. & De Prins W. 2019b. A review of the Lecithoceridae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea) of southern Africa, based on type specimens deposited in the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History (TMSA), with descriptions of three new species. - Zootaxa 4623(1):61-89.
myopa Camera Meyrick, 1913 Species Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267-336.
obsignata Meyrick, 1914 Species Meyrick E. 1914a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 1. - — 1(6-9):161-288.
officialis Camera Meyrick, 1911 Species Meyrick E. 1911d. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. III. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(1):63-83.
pauperella Rebel, 1917 Species Rebel H. & Zerny H. 1917. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der mit Unterstützung der kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien aus der Erbschaft Treitl von F. Werner unternommenen zoologischen Expedition nach dem anglo-ägyptischen Sudan (Kordofan), 1914. 1. Lepidoptera. - Denkschriften der österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien 93:423-446, pl. 1.
protoma Meyrick, 1914 Species Meyrick E. 1914a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 1. - — 1(6-9):161-288.
pyxinodes Meyrick, 1918 Species Meyrick E. 1918b. Exotic Microlepidoptera 2. - — 2(4-7):97-224.
sceptrarcha Meyrick, 1920 Species Meyrick E. 1920a. Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911-1912). Résultats Scientifiques. Insectes Lépidoptères II. Microlepidoptera. - — :33-120.
trifera Meyrick, 1938 Species Meyrick E. 1938a. Exploration du Parc National Albert. Pterophoridae, Tortricina and Tineina. - Institut des Parcs Nationaux du Congo belge 14:3-28, pls 1-3.
xanthochalca Camera Meyrick, 1914 Species Meyrick E. 1914a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 1. - — 1(6-9):161-288.
xanthocosma (Meyrick, 1923) Species Meyrick E. 1923b. Exotic Microlepidoptera 3. - — 3(1-2):1-64.