last_updated 23 Jul 2024
Families 1
Tribes 6
Genera 166
Species(accepted) 2034
Species(synonyms) 413
Species(misapplied) 304
Subspecies 9
Plants 3484
Parasitoids 1250
Photos 4707
Types 3618
Publications 5148

This website provides an online database of all Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera) species of the World, updated with the latest information obtained from 5120+ published sources and from our own studies. The current list is continuously updated and information on the original description, type locality, types and their depository, distribution and foodplants is added on a regular basis.

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De Prins J. & De Prins W. 2011–2024. Global Taxonomic Database of Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera). World Wide Web electronic publication [accession date].

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