Corythoxestis Meyrick, 1921

SUBFAMILY Phyllocnistinae
AUTHORMeyrick, 1921
STATUSGenus
PUBLICATIONMeyrick, E. 1921d. New Microlepidoptera. - Zoologische Mededelingen 6(2–3):145–202.
PAGINATION 177–178
COMMENTSType species: Heliozela praeustella van Deventer, 1904. By original designation. Corythoxestis was established in the Heliodinidae, and subsequently included in the "Schreckensteiniadae" by Fletcher, 1929. Memoirs of the Department of Agriculture of India (Entomology) 11: 57. It was transferred to the Gracillariidae on the advice of J. Kyrki (Nye & Fletcher 1991: 80).

Genus Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
Cryphiomystis Meyrick, 1922 Synonym of genus

Species

NAME AUTHOR STATUS PUBLICATION
aletreuta (Meyrick, 1936) Species Meyrick, E. 1936. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 5(1–2):1–64.
chalybophanes (Meyrick, 1937) Synonym of species Meyrick, E. 1937. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 5(4):97–128.
cyanolampra Camera Vári, 1961 Species Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls.
pentarcha (Meyrick, 1922) Species Meyrick, E. 1922. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 2(18):545–576.
praeustella (van Deventer, 1904) Species van Deventer, W. 1904b. Microlepidoptera van Java. - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 47:1–42, pls. 1–2.
sobrinella (van Deventer, 1904) Synonym of species van Deventer, W. 1904b. Microlepidoptera van Java. - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 47:1–42, pls. 1–2.
sunosei Camera (Kumata, 1998) Species Kumata, T. 1998. Japanese species of the subfamily Oecophyllembiinae Réal et Balachowsky (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), with descriptions of a new genus and eight new species. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 54:77–131.
tricalysiella Kobayashi, Huang & Hirowatari, 2013 Species Kobayashi, S., Huang, G. H., Nakamura, A. & Hirowatari, T. 2013. Four new species of Gracillariidae from China and Japan, and description of the pupal morphology of the genera Corythoxestis, Eumetriochroa, Guttigera, and Metriochroa. - Zootaxa 3619:101–129.
yaeyamensis Camera (Kumata, 1998) Species Kumata, T. 1998. Japanese species of the subfamily Oecophyllembiinae Réal et Balachowsky (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), with descriptions of a new genus and eight new species. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 54:77–131.
zorionella (Hudson, 1918) Species Hudson, G. V. 1918. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera from New Zealand. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 54:61–63.