Taxon profile


Corythoxestis Meyrick, 1921

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Gracillariidae - leaf blotch miner moth »  subfamily Phyllocnistinae

Scientific synonyms

Cryphiomystis Meyrick, 1922

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Corythoxestis aletreuta (Meyrick, 1936)
species Corythoxestis cyanolampra Vári, 1961
species Corythoxestis pentarcha (Meyrick, 1922)
species Corythoxestis praeustella (van Deventer, 1904)
species Corythoxestis sunosei (Kumata, 1998)
species Corythoxestis tricalysiella Kobayashi, Huang & Hirowatari, 2013
species Corythoxestis yaeyamensis (Kumata, 1998)

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1007562]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Corythoxestis Meyrick, 1921]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

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