Taxon profile


Blastobasidae Meyrick, 1894

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  superfamily Gelechioidea

Scientific synonyms

Blastobasinae Meyrick, 1894
Holcocerinae Adamski, 1989


Included taxa

Number of records: 35

genus Agnoea Walsingham, 1907
genus Asaphocrita Meyrick, 1931
genus Auximobasis Walsingham, 1892
genus Barbaloba Adamski, 2013
genus Blastobasis Zeller, 1855
genus Calosima W.G. Dietz, 1910
genus Cladobrostis Meyrick, 1921
genus Coniogenes
genus Critoxena
genus Docostoma
genus Eubolepia
genus Exinotis
genus Hallicis Adamski, 2013
genus Holcocera Clemens, 1863
genus Homothamnis Meyrick, 1921
genus Hypatopa Walsingham, 1907
genus Iconisma
genus Koleps Adamski, 2013
genus Mastema Adamski, 1989
genus Megaceraea
genus Metallocrates Meyrick, 1930
genus Neoblastobasis Kuznetzov & Sinev, 1985
genus Pheos Adamski, 2013
genus Pigritia Clemens, 1860
genus Prosintis
genus Pseudohypatopa Sinev, 1986
genus Pseudokoleps Adamski, 2013
genus Syncola
genus Tecmerium Walsingham, 1907
genus Xenopathia Rebel, 1901
genus Zenodochium Walsingham, 1908

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [5300c9be-878a-41fb-8435-661d3a4326f7]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Blastobasidae]
Data retrieved on: 5 February 2014

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