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. Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 47: 7; pl. 1, fig. 3. 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.
borbonica Guillermet, 2011 Subspecies Guillermet, C. 2011b. Les Hétérocères ou papillons de nuit, de l'île de La Réunion. Volume 4. - — :556 pp., 13 pls..
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.