Published Papers and Notes

 

The references to papers and notes listed below contain information relating to Gelechiidae recorded in the British Isles and selected European material although the list is by no means exhaustive. Brief summaries of the content of the papers have been added in a few cases. Information on any additional peer-reviewed published material is welcomed. 

Those species recorded within the British Isles are shown in bold

For ease of reference the species are listed alphabetically and within each species the papers are listed chronologically starting with the oldest.

General

(alphabetically by author's surname)

Bella, S. and Karsholt, O. 2015. The Gelechiidae of the Longarini salt marsh in the Pantani della Sicilia Sud-Orientale nature reserve in southeastern Sicily, Italy (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). SHILAP Revta. lepid., 43 (171), septiembre 2015: 365-375.

Clarke, J. F. G., 1969. Catalogue of the type specimens of Microlepidoptera in the British Museum (Natural History) described by Edward Meyrick. Glyphipterigidae, Gelechiidae (A-C). 6: 1-537, pls 1-267. Trustees of the British Museum, London.

Corley, M. F. V. and Goodey, B., 2014. A re-examination of the Portugese Microlepidoptera collected by the Reverend A. E. Eaton in 1880.  Entomologist’s Gazette 65: 15-25.  Contains a list of a dozen or so Gelechiidae, amongst other families, confirmed or corrected and introduces a new species - see below under Aroga eatoni sp. n.

Douglas, J. W., 1849-52. On the British species of the genus Gelechia of Zeller. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 5: 173-179, 195-201 (1849); (N.S.). 1: 14-21, 60-68 (1850); 101-108 (1851); 241-251 (1852).

Haworth, A. H., 1812. A brief account of some rare insects announced at various times to the Society, as new to Britain. Trans. ent. Soc. London. 1: 332-340.

Haworth, A. H., 1834-1835. Illustrations of British entomology. Haustellata 4: 436pp., pls 33-41.

Junnilainen, J., Karsholt, O., Nupponen, K., Kaitila, J-P., Nupponen, T. and Olschwang, V., 2010. The Gelechiid fauna of the southern Ural Mountains, part ll: list of recorded species with taxonomic notes (Leipoptera: Gelechiidae). Contains information on wider species distribution. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/260001499_The_gelechiid_fauna_of_the_southern_Ural_Mountains_part_II_List_of_recorded_species_with_taxonomic_notes_Lepidoptera_Gelechiidae

Palmer, S. M., 2016. The Gelechiid Recording Scheme - five years in. Br. J. Ent. Nat. Hist. 29: 156-162. Details of distributional changes, addtional foodplants and phenology of several Gelechiid moths in the British Isles.

Sattler, K., 1971. Some new synonyms of European Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera). Entomologist's Gazette 22: 103-108.

Sattler, K., 1992. New synonyms of European Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera). Entomologica Gallica 3: 107-112.

Stainton, H. T., 1865. New British Tineina. The Entomologist's Annual 1865: 128-131.

Stainton, H. T. 1866. Observations on Tineina. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 3: 54-57.

Stainton, H. T., 1866. New British Tineina. The Entomologist's Annual 1866: 167-171.

Stainton, H. T., 1871. New British Tineina in 1870. The Entomologist's Annual 1871: 96-100.

 

Genera / Species (listed alphabetically)

Acompsia spp.

Huemer, P. & Karsholt, O., 2002. A review of the genus Acompsia Hubner 1825 with descriptions of new species. Nota Lepidopterologica. 25(2/3): 109 - 151.

Anacampsis populella (Clerck, 1759)

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J. 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.  New to Greece.

Anacampsis temerella (Lienig & Zeller, 1846)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 64-65. Under Gelechia pernigrella Stainton.

Parsons, M., 2015. Possible and potential moth extinctions in England. On-line PDF document only, available at http://www.mothscount.org/uploads/Possible%20and%20potential%20moth%20extinctions%20in%20England%20(final).pdf

Anarsia innoxiella Gregersen and Karsholt, 2017

Gregerson, K. & Karsholt, O., 2017. Taxonomic confusion around the Peach Twig Borer, Anarsia lineatella Zeller, 1839, with description of a new species (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae). Nota Lepi. 40 (1) 2017: 65-85.

Anarsia lineatella Zeller, 1839

Heckford, R. J., 1992. Anarsia lineatella Zeller (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): a larval description. Entomologist’s Gazette 43: 54.

Apatetris mediterranella sp. n.

Nel, J. & Varenne, T. 2012. Description d'Apatetris (s. l.) mediterranella sp. n. du littoral mediterraneen de France et d'Italie (Gelechiidae, Gelechiinae, Apatetrini). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (1): 27-32.  New species

Apodia bifractella (Duponchel, [1843])

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 66.

Aproaerema anthyllidella Hübner, [1813], under Gelechia nigritella, Zeller.

Douglas, J. W., 1851. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1: 108.

Argolamprotes micella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Kennard, A. 1965. Argolamprotes micella Schiff. (Lep. Gelechiidae) taken in Britain. Proceedings and Transactions of the South London Entomological and Natural History Society 1965 : 42-43.

Heckford, R. J. 1972. Argolamprotes micella (Denis & Schiffermüller) (Lep., Gelechiidae) in Cornwall. Entomologist’s Gazette 23: 236.

Heckford, R. J. 1974. Further records of Argolamprotes micella (Denis & Schiffermüller) (Lep., Gelechiidae) from Cornwall. Entomologist’s Gazette 25: 258.

Heckford, R. J. 1998. Notes on the larvae of four species of Microlepidoptera not previously described in the British literature [Glyphipterix thrasonella, Argolamprotes micella, Crambus pascuella, Homoeosoma nimbella]. Entomologist’s Gazette 49: 155-160.

Heckford, R. J., 2010. Notes on the early stages of four species of Oecophoridae, Gelechiidae and Pyralidae (Lepidoptera) in the British Isles. Entomologist’s Gazette 61: 211-213.

Smith, M. H., 2013. Argolamprotes micella (D. & S.) (Lep.: Gelechiidae): New to Wiltshire. Entomologist’s Rec. J. Var. 125: 243.

Aristotelia baltica A. Sulcs & I. Sulcs, 1983

Karsholt, O. & Savencov, N. 2009.  Beautiful Gelechiid moths - Aristotelia baltica A. Sulcs & I. Sulcs, 1983, stat. n. and related species (Gelechiidae). Nota Lepidopterologica 32 (2): 89-97.

Aristotelia brizella (Treitschke, 1833)

Douglas, J. W., 1852. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 244-245.

Aristotelia decoratella (Staudinger, 1879)

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J. 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.

Aroga eatoni sp. n.

Corley, M. F. V. and Goodey, B., 2014. A re-examination of the Portugese Microlepidoptera collected by the Reverend A. E. Eaton in 1880.  Entomologist’s Gazette 65: 15-25.

Aroga velocella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1848. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 5: 195.

Athrips rancidella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Chalmers-Hunt, J. M., 1985. Monochroa niphognatha Gozmány, 1953 and Athrips rancidella Herrich-Schäffer, 1854 (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) new to the British fauna. Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 97: 20-24.

Sokoloff, P. & Chalmers-Hunt, J. M., 1987. Notes on the biology of Athrips rancidella H.-S. (Lep.: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Rec. J. Var. 99: 253-254.

Athrips tetrapunctella (Thunberg, 1794)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 244. Under Lita nigricostella (F. v. R.).

Langmaid, J. R. & Young, M. R., 2002. Larvae on Vicia cracca, a previously unrecorded foodplant in Britain. Heckford, R. J., in Microlepidoptera Review 2001, Entomologist’s Rec. J. Var. 114: 277.

Parsons, M., 2015. Possible and potential moth extinctions in England. On-line PDF document only, available at http://www.mothscount.org/uploads/Possible%20and%20potential%20moth%20extinctions%20in%20England%20(final).pdf

Brachmia blandella (Fabricius, 1798)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 65. Under Gelechia gerronella Zeller.

Heckford, R. J. & Sterling, P. H., 2004. Notes on, and descriptions of, some larvae of Oecophoridae, Gelechiidae and Pyralidae (Lepidoptera). Entomologist’s Gazette 55: 143-159.

Heckford, R. J. & Sterling, P. H., 2005. Further notes on the larvae of Brachmia blandella (Fabr., 1798) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), Catoptria margaritella ([D. & S.], 1775) and Scoparia ambigualis (Treits., 1829) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 56: 71-74.

Brachmia inornatella (Douglas, 1850)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 65.

Sterling, P. H., Wall, M. J. & Langmaid, J. R., 2013. The discovery of Brachmia inornatella (Douglas, 1850) (Lep.: Gelechiidae) in North Hampshire, with notes on its life history and a larval description. Entomologist’s Rec. J. Var. 125: 14-17.

Bryotropha species

Pierce, F. N. & Daltry, H. W., 1938. Mniophaga: a new genus of Gelechiadae, with reinstatement of portlandicella Rich. as a species. The Entomologist 71: 226-227.

Bryotropha basaltinella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1851. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1: 105.

Heckford, R. J. & Sterling, P. H., 2002. The discovery of the larva of Bryotropha dryadella (Zeller, 1850) and larval descriptions of this species, B. basaltinella (Zeller, 1839), B. umbrosella (Zeller, 1839) and B. senectella (Zeller, 1839) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 53: 83-91.

Bryotropha boreella (Douglas, 1851)

Douglas, J. W., 1851. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1: 105.

Heckford, R. J., Beavan, S. D. & Palmer, S. M., 2015. Bryotropha boreella (Douglas, 1851) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): discovery of larva. Entomologist’s Gazette 66: 237-243.

Bryotropha desertella (Douglas, 1850)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 62.

Bryotropha dryadella (Zeller, 1850)

Heckford, R. J. & Agassiz, D. J. L., 2002. Larvae amongst Ctenidium molluscum (RJH) and amongst Bryum and Barbula spp. (DJLA, RJH) – in Microlepidoptera Review 2001, Entomologist’s Rec. J. Var. 114: 276.

Heckford, Robert J. & Sattler, Klaus, 2002. Bryotropha dryadella (Zeller, 1850) a newly recognised British species, and the removal of B. figulella (Staudinger, 1859) from the British list (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 53: 69-80.

Heckford, R. J. & Sterling, P. H., 2002. The discovery of the larva of Bryotropha dryadella (Zeller, 1850) and larval descriptions of this species, B. basaltinella (Zeller, 1839), B. umbrosella (Zeller, 1839) and B. senectella (Zeller, 1839) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 53: 83-91.

Bryotropha figulella (Staudinger, 1859)

Barrett, C. G., 1893. Occurrence of Gelechia (Bryotropha) figulella, Staud. in England. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 29: 158.

Heckford, Robert J. & Sattler, Klaus, 2002. Bryotropha dryadella (Zeller, 1850) a newly recognised British species, and the removal of B. figulella (Staudinger, 1859) from the British list (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 53: 69-80.

Bryotropha galbanella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1852. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 245.

Heckford, R. J. & Sterling, P. H., 2003. The discovery of the larva of Bryotropha politella (Staint., 1851) and larval descriptions of this species and B. galbanella (Zell., 1839) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 54: 223-226.

Kullberg, J., Filippov, B. Y., Zubrij, N. A. & Kozlov, M. V., 2013. Faunistic notes on Lepidoptera collected from arctic tundra in European Russia. Nota Lepidopterologica 36 (2): 127-136.

Parsons, M., 2015. Possible and potential moth extinctions in England. On-line PDF document only, available at http://www.mothscount.org/uploads/Possible%20and%20potential%20moth%20extinctions%20in%20England%20(final).pdf

Bryotropha politella (Stainton, 1851)

Douglas, J. W., 1852. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 241-242.

Heckford, R. J. & Sterling, P. H., 2003. The discovery of the larva of Bryotropha politella (Staint., 1851) and larval descriptions of this species and B. galbanella (Zell., 1839) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 54: 223-226.

Bryotropha senectella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 68.

Heckford, R. J. & Sterling, P. H., 2002. The discovery of the larva of Bryotropha dryadella (Zeller, 1850) and larval descriptions of this species, B. basaltinella (Zeller, 1839), B. umbrosella (Zeller, 1839) and B. senectella (Zeller, 1839) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 53: 83-91.

Bryotropha similis (Stainton, 1854).

Gregson, C. S., 1871. Gelechia confinis Stainton. The Entomologist 5: 243.

Bankes, E. R., 1898. Gelechia confinis, Stn., a northern form of G. similis, Stn. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 34: 196-198.

Bryotropha terrella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Heckford, R. J. 1999. Notes on the larvae of seven species of Microlepidoptera (Oecophoridae, Gelechiidae and Pyralidae) not previously described in the British literature, together with the redescription of one and a further description of another.  Entomologist’s Gazette 50: 223-237.

Bryotropha umbrosella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 64. Relates to f. mundella.

Richardson, N. M., 1890. Description of a Gelechia (portlandicella) new to science from Portland. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 26: 29-30.

Rutten, T. & Karsholt, O., 1998. Bryotropha mundella (Douglas): a new synonym of Bryotropha umbrosella (Zeller) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 141: 109-114.

Heckford, R. J. & Sterling, P. H., 2002. The discovery of the larva of Bryotropha dryadella (Zeller, 1850) and larval descriptions of this species, B. basaltinella (Zeller, 1839), B. umbrosella (Zeller, 1839) and B. senectella (Zeller, 1839) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 53: 83-91.

Carpatolechia decorella (Haworth, 1812)

Huertas-Dionisio, M., 2012. Immature stages of Lepidoptera (XLIV). Six species of the family Gelechiidae Stainton, 1854 in Huelva, Spain (Insecta: Lepidoptera).  SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterologia, 40, 135-154. Text in Spanish with line drawings of larva, pupa and larval feeding signs. The authoritative date is given as Haworth, 1828 in this paper.

Carpatolechia fugitivella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 61-62.

Carpatolechia notatella (Hübner, [1813])

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 18-19.

Caryocolum species

Karsholt, O., 1981. Northern European species of the genus Caryocolum Gregor and Povolny, 1954, feeding on Cerastium and Stellaria, with the description of a new species (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Ent. Scand. 12: 251-270.

Huemer, P., 1988. A taxonomic revision of Caryocolum (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Entomology 57:439-571.

Huemer, P., 1993. The British species of Caryocolum Gregor and Povolny'. British Journal of Entomology and Natural History 6: 145-157.

Huemer, P., Karsholt, O. & Mutanen, M. (2014) DNA bar-codingas a screening tool for cryptic diversity: an example from Caryocolum, with a description of a new species (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae). Zookeys (404): 91-111. http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.404.7234

Caryocolum blandella (Douglas, 1852)

Douglas, J. W., 1852. Contributions towards the Natural History of British Microlepidoptera. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 2: 77.

Caryocolum blandelloides Karsholt, 1981

Hoare, R. J. B., Langmaid, J. R., Simpson, A. N. B. & Young, M. R., 1999. Caryocolum blandelloides Karsholt, 1981 (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in the British Isles. Entomologist’s Gazette 50: 149-154.

Caryocolum blandulella (Tutt, 1887)

Parsons, M., 2015. Possible and potential moth extinctions in England. On-line PDF document only, available at http://www.mothscount.org/uploads/Possible%20and%20potential%20moth%20extinctions%20in%20England%20(final).pdf

Caryocolum fraternella (Douglas, 1851)

Douglas, J. W., 1851. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1: 101.

Douglas, J. W., 1852. Contributions towards the Natural History of British Microlepidoptera. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 2: 77-78.

Langmaid, J. R. Larvae on Stellaria holostea – in Microlepidoptera Review 2005. Entomologist’s Rec. J. Var. 118: 256.

Caryocolum huebneri (Howarth, 1828) 

Parsons, M., 2015. Possible and potential moth extinctions in England. On-line PDF document only, available at http://www.mothscount.org/uploads/Possible%20and%20potential%20moth%20extinctions%20in%20England%20(final).pdf

Caryocolum junctella (Douglas, 1851)

Douglas, J. W., 1851. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1: 103-104.

Parsons, M., 2015. Possible and potential moth extinctions in England. On-line PDF document only, available at http://www.mothscount.org/uploads/Possible%20and%20potential%20moth%20extinctions%20in%20England%20(final).pdf

Caryocolum klosi (Rebel, 1917)

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J. 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.

Caryocolum marmorea (Haworth, 1828)

Douglas, J. W., 1851. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1: 104-105.

Heckford, R. J., 2000. Caryocolum marmoreum (Haworth) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): some apparently unrecorded observations on the early larval stages.

Caryocolum peregrinella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Heckford, R. J., 2012. Caryocolum peregrinella (Herrich-Schaffer, 1854) new to Spain and notes on the biology (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterologia, 40, 311-314.

Caryocolum proxima (Haworth, 1828)

Douglas, J. W., 1851. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1: 102-103.

Caryocolum siculum sp. n.

Bella, S., 2008. Caryocolum siculum sp. n. (Gelechiidae), feeding on Gypsophila (Caryophyllaceae) in Sicily.  Nota Lepidopterologica 31 (1): 69-75.

Caryocolum tricolorella (Haworth, 1812) - under Gelechia contigua Haw.

Douglas, J. W., 1852. Contributions towards the Natural History of British Microlepidoptera. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 2: 75-77.

Caryocolum vicinella (Douglas, 1851)

Douglas, J. W., 1851. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1: 102.

Chionodes species

Huemer, P. & Sattler, K., 1995. A taxonomic revision of the Palearctic Chionodes (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Beiträge zur Entomologie 45: 3-108.

Chionodes distinctella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1849. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 5: 199.

Beavan, S. D. & Heckford, R. J., 2014. Chionodes distinctella (Zeller, 1839) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): discovery of larvae in the British Isles. Entomologist’s Gazette 65: 169-174.

Beavan, S. D. & Heckford, R. J., 2015. Chionodes distinctella (Zeller, 1839) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): a further larval record from the British Isles. Entomologist’s Gazette 66: 52.

Chionodes fumatella (Douglas, 1850)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 67.

Douglas, J. W., 1852. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 243-244.

Beavan, S. D. & Heckford, R. J., 2016. Chionodes fumatella (Douglas, 1850) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): discovery of the larva in the British Isles. Entomologist’s Gazette 67: 3-14.

Chrysoesthia sexguttella (Thunberg, 1794) under Gelechia naeviferella Zeller

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 61.

Coleotechnites piceaella (Kearfott, 1903)

Allen, A. A., 1961. The recurrence in Britain of Recurvaria piceaella Kearfott. Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 73: 40-41.

McLeod, J. M., 1966. Notes on the biology of a Spruce Needle-miner Pulicalvaria piceaella (Kearfott) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Can. Ent. 98: 225-236.

Dichomeris acuminatus (Staudinger, 1876)

Parsons, M. S. & Honey, M. R., 2017. Dichomeris acuminatus (Staudinger, 1876) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) new to the British Isles. Entomologist’s Gazette 68: 42-44.

Dichomeris alacella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1849. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 5: 200.

Dichomeris juniperella (Linnaeus, 1761)

Heckford, R. J., 2004. A note on the history and larvae of Levipalpus hepatariella (Lien. & Zell., 1846) (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae) and Dichomeris juniperella (Linn., 1761) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in the British Isles. Entomologist’s Gazette 55: 1-13.

Dichomeris rasilella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J. 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.

Ephysteris inustella (Zeller, 1839)

Sattler, K. 2011. The original description of Ephysteris inustella (Zeller, 1839) (Gelechiidae). Nota Lepidopterologica 34 (1): 29-31.

Eulamprotes graecatella sp. n.

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J. 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.  New species - Greece.

Eulamprotes immaculatella (Douglas, 1850)

Heckford, R. J. & Langmaid, J. R., 1988. Eulamprotes phaeella sp. n. (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in the British Isles. Entomologist’s Gazette 39: 1-11.

Heckford, R. J., Sattler, K. & York, P. V., 1999. The taxonomic status of Eulamprotes immaculatella (Douglas, 1850) (Lepidoptera Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 50: 155-160.

Eulamprotes unicolorella (Duponchel, [1843]).

Bankes, E. R., 1899. Aristotelia unicolorella, Dp. identified as a British species. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 35: 33-36.

Eulamprotes wilkella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Bond, K. G. M., 1991. Eulamprotes wilkella ab. tarquiniella Stainton (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) rediscovered in Eastern Ireland. Entomologist's Gazette 42: 71-74.

Sterling, P. H., 2008. Reappraisal of the life history of Eulamprotes wilkella (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), and its association with Sand-hill Screw-moss Syntrichia ruraliformis (Besch.) Cardot. Entomologist’s Gazette 59: 267-270.

Huemer, P., Elsner, G. & Karsholt, O., 2013. Review of the Eulamprotes wilkella species-group based on morphology and DNA barcodes, with descriptions of new taxa (Lepidoptera: Glelechiidae). Zootaxa 3746 (1): 69-100. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3746.1.3

Beavan, S. D. & Heckford, R. J., 2015. Eulamprotes wilkella (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): further consideration of the larva and its biology, and of the forms of the adult. Entomologist’s Gazette 66: 1-12.

Beavan, S. D. & Heckford, R. J., 2017. Eulamprotes wilkella (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): further observations on the larva. Entomologist’s Gazette 68: 1-2.

Gelechia confinis Stainton, 1871

See under Bryotropha similis (Stainton, 1854).

Gelechia cuneatella Douglas, 1852

Douglas, J. W., 1852. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 242.

Gelechia hippophaeella (Schrank, 1802)

Stalazs, A. & Savenkovs, N., 2011. First Report of an Established Population of Gelechia hippophaeella (Schrank, 1802) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) on Seabuckthorn in Latvia. Latvijas entomologs 50: 9-12.

Gelechia portlandicella Richardson, 1890

See under Bryotropha umbrosella (Zeller, 1839).

Gelechia rhombella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Douglas, J. W., 1849. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 5: 197.

Gelechia sabinellus (Zeller, 1839)

Agassiz, D. J. L., 1978. Gelechia sabinella (Zeller) (Lepidoptera: Glelechiidae), a species new to Britain. Entomologist’s Gazette 29: 136-138.

Gelechia scotinella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Bradford, E. S., 1978. Gelechia scotinella Herrich-Schäffer (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in Herts. Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 90: 262.

Gelechia senticetella (Staudinger, 1859)

Agassiz, D. J. L., 1989. Gelechia senticetella (Staudinger) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) new to the British Isles. Entomologist’s Gazette 40: 189-192.

Heckford, R. J. 1999. Notes on the larvae of seven species of Microlepidoptera (Oecophoridae, Gelechiidae and Pyralidae) not previously described in the British literature, together with the redescription of one and a further description of another. Entomologist’s Gazette 50: 223-237.

Langmaid, J. R. & Young, M. R., 2004.  Larvae bred from Thuja sp. by R. J. Heckford; in Microlepidoptera Review of 2003. Entomologist's Rec. J. Var. 116: 206.

Huertas-Dionisio, M., 2012. Immature stages of Lepidoptera (XLIV). Six species of the family Gelechiidae Stainton, 1854 in Huelva, Spain (Insecta: Lepidoptera). SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterologia, 40, 135-154. Text in Spanish with line drawings of larva, pupa and larval feeding signs. http://www.redalyc.org/articulo.oa?id=45524831003

Gelechia sororculella (Hübner, [1817])

Douglas, J. W., 1848. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 5: 178-179.

Gelechia (Lita) strelitziella (Heinemann, 1870)

Bankes, E. R., 1893. Gelechia (Lita) strelitziella not a British insect. Entomologist's monthly magazine 29: 213. Refers to two misidentified specimens of the above which proved to be Gelechia celerellaChionodes fumatella (Douglas, 1850).

Gladiovalva aizpuruai Vives, 1990

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J. 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.

Gnorimoschema brackenridgiella (Busck, 1903)

Nazari, V. (2013). Gnorimoschema brackenridgiella (Busck, 1903), A valid species (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 67(4): 301-304.

Gnorimoschema strelichiella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Bankes, E. R., 1907. Gelechia streliciella, H.-S., in Britain. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 43: 236-237.

Heckford, R. J. 1995. Misidentification by Pierce & Metcalfe of the female genitalia of Gnorimoschema streliciella (Herrich-Schäffer) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 46: 283.

Heckford, R.J., 2012 Gnorimoschema strelichiella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)(Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) erroneously recorded from Westmorland, England, and a note on its biology. Entomologist's Gazette 63: 95-97.

Gnorimoschema vastificum Braun, 1929

Kullberg, J., Filippov, B. Y., Zubrij, N. A. & Kozlov, M. V., 2013. Faunistic notes on Lepidoptera collected from arctic tundra in European Russia. Nota Lepidopterologica 36 (2): 127-136.

Helcystogramma convolvuli (Walsingham, 1908)

Malumphy, Christopher.  Interceptions of sweet potato moth Helcystogramma convolvuli (Walsingham, 1908)(Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in Britain.  Entomologist's Gazette 63: 147-151.

Helcystogramma lutatella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Heckford, R. J. & Sterling, P. H., 1999. Separation of Helcystogramma rufescens (Haworth, 1828) and H. lutatella (Herrich-Schaffer, 1854) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) on mainly previously unrecorded characters. Entomologist's Gazette 50: 239-250.

Long, R., 2016. Recent identifications of notable microlepidoptera from Jersey, Channel Islands. Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 128: 88-89.

Helcystogramma rufescens (Haworth, 1828)

Heckford, R. J. & Sterling, P. H., 1999. Separation of Helcystogramma rufescens (Haworth, 1828) and H. lutatella (Herrich-Schaffer, 1854) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) on mainly previously unrecorded characters. Entomologist's Gazette 50: 239-250.

Helcystogramma triannulella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Stainton, H. T., 1866.  A few words about Gelechia triannulella. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine Vol. 3/4 1866/68 pages 97-101.

Huertas Dionisio, M., 2008.  Estados inmaturos de Lepidoptera (XXXII). Helcystogramma triannulella (Herrich-Schaffer, 1854) en Huelva, Espana (Lepidoptera: Gelechidae). SHILAP Revta. lepid., 36 (142), junio 2008: 149-154.

Lewis, C. P. M & Palmer, S. M., 2014. Helcystogramma triannulella (Herrich-Schaffer, 1854) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) new to the British Isles. Entomologist's Gazette 65: 205-208.

Hypatima rhomboidella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Heckford, R. J., 2010. Notes on the early stages of four species of Oecophoridae, Gelechiidae and Pyralidae (Lepidoptera) in the British Isles. Entomologist’s Gazette 61: 214-217.

Istrianis femoralis (Staudinger, 1876)

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J. 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.

Istrianis myricariella (Frey, 1870)

Huertas-Dionisio, M., 2012. Immature stages of Lepidoptera (XLIV). Six species of the family Gelechiidae Stainton, 1854 in Huelva, Spain (Insecta: Lepidoptera).  SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterologia, 40, 135-154. Text in Spanish with line drawings of larva, pupa and larval feeding signs.

Megacraspedus albovenata Junnilainen, 2010

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J. 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.

Mesophleps spp.

Li, H. & Sattler, K., 2012. A taxonomic revision of the genus Mesophleps Hubner, 1825 (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Zootaxa, 3373, 1-82.

Metzneria aestivella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1852. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 245. Under Gelechia carlinella Stainton.

Bond, K. G. M., 1999. Metzneria aestivella (Zeller, 1839) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae): first confirmed Irish record, with a note on the locality of its capture. Entomologist's Gazette 50: 115.

Metzneria littorella (Douglas, 1850)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 67.

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J. 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.  New to Slovenia.

Metzneria neuropterella (Zeller, 1839)
Heckford, R. J. & Langmaid, J. R., 1998. Metzneria neuropterella (Zeller) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) bred from Cirsium acaule (L.) Scop. Entomologist’s Gazette 49: 128-129.

Mirificarma species

Pitkin, L. M., 1984. Gelechiid moths of the genus Mirificarma. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Entomology 48: 1-70.

Mirificarma interrupta (Curtis, 1827)

Buhl, O., P. Falck, O. Karsholt, K. Larsen & F. Vilhelmsen: Fund af småsommerfugle fra Danmark i 2014 (Lepidoptera), (Records of Microlepidoptera from Denmark in 2014 (Lepidoptera)). Ent. Meddr. 83: 88-109. New to Denmark - similar to pale M. mulinella, which are longer-winged and usually less contrasting in the forewing markings.

Mirificarma lentiginosella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1849. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 5: 198-199.

Mirificarma mulinella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 60.

Huertas-Dionisio, M., 2012. Immature stages of Lepidoptera (XLIV). Six species of the family Gelechiidae Stainton, 1854 in Huelva, Spain (Insecta: Lepidoptera).  SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterologia, 40, 135-154. Text in Spanish with line drawings of larva, pupa and larval feeding signs.

Mniophaga Pierce and Daltry, 1938

See under Bryotropha species

Monochroa arundinetella (Boyd, 1857)
Sattler, K., 2009. The authorship and date of publication of Monochroa arundinetella (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 60: 89-90.

Monochroa bronzella sp. n.

Karsholt, O., Nel, J., Fournier, F., Varenne, T. and Huemer, P. (2013) Monochroa bronzella sp. n. from the southwestern Alps (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Nota lepidopterologica 36(1): 13-18.

Monochroa conspersella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Sattler, K., 1974. On Monochroa ferrea (Frey, 1870) and M. conspersella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist's Gazette 25: 277-282.

Monochroa divisella (Douglas, 1850)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 60-61.

Prins, W. De, 2005. Monochroa divisella, a new species for the Belgian fauna (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Phegea 33 (1): 37-40.  http://www.phegea.org/Phegea/2005/Phegea33-1_37-40.pdf

Monochroa hornigi (Staudinger, 1883)

Heckford, R. J. & Langmaid, J. R., 1999. Discovery of the larva of Monochroa hornigi (Staudinger) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in the British Isles. Entomologist's Gazette 50: 57-58.

Monchroa lucidella (Stephens, 1834)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 15.

Monochroa lutulentella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 15.

Harvey, M. C & Norris, T., 2012. Monochroa lutulentella (Zeller) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) new to the Isle of Wight, with details of records from Hampshire. Entomologist’s Rec. J. Var. 124: 11-12.

Monochroa niphognatha (Gozmány, 1953)

Chalmers-Hunt, J. M., 1985. Monochroa niphognatha Gozmány, 1953 and Athrips rancidella Herrich-Schäffer, 1854 (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) new to the British fauna. Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 97: 20-24.

Monochroa palustrellus (Douglas, 1850)

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J. 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.  New to southern Europe (Greece).

Monochroa suffusella (Douglas, 1850)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 64.

Neofaculta ericetella (Geyer, [1832])

Heckford, R. J., 2003. Observations on the larva of Neofaculta ericetella (Geyer, 1832) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 54: 166.

Neofriseria singula (Staudinger, 1876)

Walsingham, Lord, 1896. Gelechia suppeliella, sp. n., distinguished from peliella. Tr.- Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 32: 250-251.

Nothris congressariella (Bruand, 1858)

Mere, R. M., 1959. Nothris congressariella Bruand on Tresco. Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 71: 35-37.

Key, R. S., 1995. Nothris congressariella (Bruand, 1858) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) reared from Lundy. Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 107: 273-275.

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J., 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.  Additional southern European records.

Nothris verbascella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Barrett, C. G., 1869. Notes on the early stages of Nothris verbascella. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 6: 163-164.

Chalmers-Hunt, J. M., 1967. Nothris verbascella Hübn (Lep.: Tinaeina) rediscovered. Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 79: 216-219.

Ornativalva heluanensis (Debski, 1913)

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J. 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.

Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller, 1873)

Jacobs, S. N. A., 1958. Editor's note to 'Phthorimaea operculella (Zell.) in Kent'. Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 70: 57.

Chalmers-Hunt, J. M., 1970. Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller) (Lep. Tineina) reared from a tomato. Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 82: 216.

Platyedra subcinerea (Haworth, 1828) under Gelechia vilella Zeller

Douglas, J. W., 1849. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 5: 199.

Prolita sexpunctella (Fabricius, 1794)

Dowling, D. N., 1979. Lita virgella Thunberg (Lep.: Gelechiidae). A species new to Ireland. Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 91: 73,

Prolita solutella (Zeller, 1839)

Heckford, R. J. 1999. The British larval foodplants of Prolita solutella (Zeller) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 50: 106–107.

Psamathocrita argentella Pierce & Metcalfe, 1942

Ffennell, D. W. H., 1974. Rediscovery of Psamathocrita argentella Pierce & Metcalfe (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) as a British species. Entomologist's Gazette 25: 302-304.

Pseudosophronia gen. nov. 2001

Corley, M. F. V., 2001. Pseudosophronia, a new genus of Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera). Entomologist's Gazette 52: 213-225.

Pseudotelphusa paripunctella (Thunberg, 1794)

Heckford, R. J., 2009. A note on the larva of Pseudotelphusa paripunctella (Thunberg, 1794) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in Scotland. Entomologist’s Gazette 60: 195-195.

Psoricoptera gibbosella (Zeller, 1839)

Huertas-Dionisio, M., 2012. Immature stages of Lepidoptera (XLIV). Six species of the family Gelechiidae Stainton, 1854 in Huelva, Spain (Insecta: Lepidoptera).  SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterologia, 40, 135-154. Text in Spanish with line drawings of larva, pupa and larval feeding signs.

Ptocheuusa paupella Zeller, 1847

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 66. Under Gelechia inopella Zeller.

Douglas, J. W., 1851. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 106.

Recurvaria nanella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Douglas, J. W., 1879. Notes on Gelechia nanella (Hübner). Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 15: 207.

Sattleria species

Huemer, P. & Timossi, G. (2014) Sattleria revisited: unexpected cryptic diversity on the Balkan Peninsula and in the south-eastern Alps (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Zootaxa 3780 (2): 282-296. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3780.2.4

Schneidereria pistaciella Weber, 1957

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J., 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.

Scrobipalpa (Lita)

Bankes, E. R., 1894. Lita instabilella Douglas and its nearest British allies. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 30: 80-83, 125-128, 188-194. In depth coverage of Scrobipalpa atriplicella, S. obsoletella, S. ocellatella, S. salicorniae, S. samadensis and S. suaedella with larval descriptions, life history, identification and distribution.

Scrobipalpa acuminatella (Sircom, 1850)

Douglas, J. W., 1852. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 242-243.

Bland, K. P., 1992. An instance of Scrobiplpa acuminatella (Sircom, 1850) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) mining Tussilago farfara L. in Scotland. Entomologist's Gazette 43: 101-102.

Scrobipalpa artemisella (Treitschke, 1833)

Douglas, J. W., 1849. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 5: 201.

Heckford, R. J. 1995. Scrobipalpa artemisiella (Treitschke) (Lep.: Gelechiidae), a larval description. The Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 107: 38.

Scrobipalpa atriplicella (Fischer von Röslerstamm, 1841)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 20.

Scrobipalpa clintoni Povolny, 1968

Beavan, S. D. & Heckford, R. J., 2014. Scrobipalpa clintoni Povolny, 1968 (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) reared from Rumex obtusifolius L..  Entomologist’s Gazette 65: 1-2.

Scrobipalpa costella (Humphreys & Westwood, 1845)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 19.

Bland, K. P., 1987. Is Scrobipalpa costella (H. & W.) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) double brooded? Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 99: 43.

Harvey, M. C., 2004. Scrobipalpa costella (Humph. & West.) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) adult in winter. Entomologist's Record & Journal of Variation 116: 71.

Heckford. R. J., 2013. Scrobipalpa costella (Humphreys & Westwood, 1845) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) reared from Atropa belladonna L.  Entomologist’s Gazette 64: 18.

Scrobipalpa griseoflava Bidzilya & Budashkin sp. n.

Bidzilzilya, O. and Budashkin, Y., 2011. Two new species of the genus Scrobipalpa Janse, 1951 from the Eastern Crimea (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterologia, 39, 389-396. Text in English.

Scrobipalpa halimifolia Bidzilya & Budashkin sp. n.

Bidzilzilya, O. and Budashkin, Y., 2011. Two new species of the genus Scrobipalpa Janse, 1951 from the Eastern Crimea (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterologia, 39, 389-396. Text in English, photos of moths, habitat, feeding signs and male and female genitalia.

Scrobipalpa klimeschi Povolny, 1967 (see under S. pauperella)

Scrobipalpa murinella (Duponchel, [1843])

Bradley, J. D., 1964. Lepidoptera in Ireland, May-June, 1962. Part 3: Descriptions of Aphelia unitana (Hübner) (Tortricidae) and Scrobipalpa murinella (H.-S.) (Gelechiidae), species new to the British list, and notes on variation in Pyrausta funebris (Ström) (Pyralidae). Entomologist's Gazette 15: 74-82.

Heckford, R. J., 2001. Coleophora pappiferella Hoffman, 1869 (Lepidoptera: Coleophoridae) new to Britain and Scrobipalpa murinella (Duponchel, 1843) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) at the same locality. Entomologist's Gazette 52: 101-104.

Heckford, R. J., 2010. Scrobipalpa murinella (Duponchel, 1843) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in Northern Ireland, and a note on the larva. Entomologist’s Gazette 61: 132.

Scrobipalpa obsoletella (Fischer von Röslerstamm, 1841)

Douglas, J. W., 1850. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1 (new series): 20.

Scrobipalpa pauperella (Heinemann, 1870)

Agassiz, D. J. L., 1986. Scrobipalpa klimeschi Povolny, 1967 (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) new to Britain. Entomologist’s Gazette 37: 33-35.

Beaumont, H. E. & Fletcher, C. H., 2014. The rediscovery of Scrobipalpa pauperella (Heinemann) (Lep.: Gelechiidae) in Britain. Entomologist’s Rec. J. Var. 126: 69.

Scrobipalpa salinella (Zeller, 1847)

Heckford, R. J. 1997. Dead stems of Aster tripolium L. – pupation sites for Coleophora atriplicis (Meyrick) and Scrobipalpa salinella (Zeller) (Lepidoptera: Coleophoridae and Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 48: 106.

Scrobipalpula Povolny', 1964

Huemer, P. & Karsholt, O., 1998. A review of Old World Scrobipalpula (Gelechiidae), with special reference to central and northern Europe. Nota Lepidopterologica 21: 37-65.

Scrobipalpula diffluella(Frey, 1870)

Heckford, R. J. & Sattler, K., 1999. Scrobipalpula diffluella (Frey, 1870) in Britain (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 50: 255-260.

Sitotroga cerealella (Olivier, 1789)

Douglas, J. W., 1851. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 1: 107-108.

Irwin, T., 1997. Angoumois grain moth - Sitotroga cerealella. Norfolk moth survey Newsletter 52: 7.

Spiniphallellus chrysotosella Junnilainen, 2016

Junnilainen, J., 2016. A new species of the genus Spiniphallellus Bidzilya & Karsholt, 2008 (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae, Anomalogini). Nota Lepidopterologica 39 (1): 79-83.

Spiniphallellus desertus Bidzilya & Karsholt, 2008

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J., 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.

Stenolechiodes pseudogemmellus Elsner, [1996]

A new West-Palaearctic genus and species, externally similar to Stenolechia gemmella, with taxonomical notes to related genera (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Klapalekiana 31 (1995): 73-90.

Stomopteryx basalis (Staudinger, 1876)

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J., 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.

Stomopteryx orthogonella (Staudinger, 1871)

Bidzilya, O. V., & Karsholt, O., 2013. Two little-known species of Gelechiidae in the European fauna. Nota Lepidopterologica 36 (1): 77-84.

Streyella anguinella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1861)

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J., 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.

Syncopacma albifrontella (Heinemann, 1870)

Heckford, R. J., 2002. Syncopacma albifrontella (Heinemann, 1870) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), a surprising addition to the British Fauna. Entomologist’s Gazette 53: 205-211.

Syncopacma azosterella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Bidzilya, O. V., & Karsholt, O., 2013. Two little-known species of Gelechiidae in the European fauna. Nota Lepidopterologica 36 (1): 77-84.

Syncopacma albipalpella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Heckford, R. J., 1991. The female genitalia of Syncopacma vinella (Bankes) and S. albipalpella (Herrich-Schäffer) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), two species confused by Pierce & Metcalfe. Entomologist’s Gazette 42: 227–230.

Heckford, R. J. 1992. Is Syncopacma albipalpella (Herrich-Schäffer) (Lep.: Gelechiidae) extinct in the British Isles? The Entomologist’s Recor and Journal of Variation 104: 62.

Parsons, M., 2015. Possible and potential moth extinctions in England. On-line PDF document only, available at http://www.mothscount.org/uploads/Possible%20and%20potential%20moth%20ex...(final).pdf

Syncopacma larseniella Gozmány, 1957

Heckford, R. J. 1982. Syncopacma larseniella (Gozmany): a hitherto under-recorded species. The Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 94: 132–133.

Syncopacma polychromella (Rebel, 1902)

Ford, L. T., 1953. Stomopteryx polychromella Rebel - a gelechiid moth new to Britain. Entomologist's Gazette 4: 37.

Syncopacma sangiella (Stainton, 1863)

Bankes, E. R., 1898. Description of the larva and pupa of Aproaerema sangiella, Stn. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 34: 2-3.

Syncopacma suecicella (Wolff, 1958)

Heckford, R. J. 1986. Syncopacma suecicella (Wolff) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) new to the British Isles. Entomologist’s Gazette 37: 87–89.

Syncopacma taeniolella (Zeller, 1839)

Douglas, J. W., 1849. On the British species of the Genus Gelechia of Zeller. Trans. Ent. Soc. London 5: 198.

Syncopacma vinella (Bankes, 1898)

Bankes, E. R., 1898. A new species of the genus Aproaerema, Drnt. (=Anacampsis auct., nec Crt.) from England. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 34: 242-244.

Bankes, E. R., 1899. Descriptions of the larva and pupa of Aproaerema vinella, Bnks. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 35: 202-205.

Heckford, R. J., 1991. The female genitalia of Syncopacma vinella (Bankes) and S. albipalpella (Herrich-Schäffer) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), two species confused by Pierce & Metcalfe. Entomologist’s Gazette 42: 227–230.

Heckford, R. J., 1999. The decline and possible of extinction of Syncopacma vinella (Bankes, 1898) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in the British Isles. Entomologist’s Gazette 50: 161–162.

Beavan, S. D. & Heckford, R. J., 2014. Syncopacma vinella (Bankes, 1898) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) rediscovered in the British Isles, on the Isle of Wight. Entomologist’s Gazette 65: 209-214.

Teleiodes flavimaculalla (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Langmaid, John R. & Sattler, Klaus, 1999. Teleiodes flavimaculella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854) new to the British fauna (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist’s Gazette 50: 5-10.

Baran, T., 2013. New faunistic and host records of Lepidoptera from Poland, with Stigmella naturnella (Klimesch, 1936) reported for the first time. Polish journal of Entomology Vol. 82. See pages 30-31 for short note breeding on T. flavimaculella. http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/pjen.2013.82.issue-1/v10200-012-0020-0/v10200-012-0020-0.xml

Teleiodes vulgella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Sokoloff, P. A., 1983. Teleiodes vulgella Hbn. on Juniper. Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 95: 116.

Huemer, P., 1992a. Der Teleiodes vulgella-Artencomplex in Europa (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Z. Arb-Gem. oster. Ent. 44: 1-14.

Teleiodes wagae (Nowicki, 1860)

Sattler, K., 1980. Teleiodes wagae (Nowicki, 1860) New to the British list (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Entomologist's Gazette 31: 235-245.

Emmet, A. M., 1988a. Teleiodes wagae (Nowicki) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) on Betula. Entomologist's Gazette 39:76.

Teleiopsis albifemorella (Hoffman, 1867)

Huemer, P. & Mutanen, M. 2012. Taxonomy of spatially disjunct alpine Teleiopsis albifemorella s. lat. (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) revealed by molecular data and morphology - how many species are there? Includes mention of Teleiopsis paulheberti sp. nov. Zootaxa 3580: 1-23.

Teleiopsis diffinis (Haworth, 1828)

Huertas-Dionisio, M., 2012. Immature stages of Lepidoptera (XLIV). Six species of the family Gelechiidae Stainton, 1854 in Huelva, Spain (Insecta: Lepidoptera).  SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterologia, 40, 135-154. Text in Spanish with line drawings of larva, pupa and larval feeding signs.

Teleiopsis laetitiae sp. n.

Schmid, J. 2010. Teleiopsis laetitiae sp. n. and Teleiopsis lindae sp. n., two hitherto overlooked mountainous European species (Gelechiidae: Teleiodini). Nota Lepidopterologica 33 (2): 271-283.

Teleiopsis lindae sp. n.

Schmid, J. 2010. Teleiopsis laetitiae sp. n. and Teleiopsis lindae sp. n., two hitherto overlooked mountainous European species (Gelechiidae: Teleiodini). Nota Lepidopterologica 33 (2): 271-283.

Thiotricha subocellea (Stephens, 1834)

Fletcher, W. H. B., 1884. Note on the foodplant of Gelechia subocellea. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine. 21: 22.

Tuta absoluta (Meyrick, 1917)

Clement, P. 2012. One to watch out for: Tuta absoluta (Meyrick) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) apparently freeflying in Worcestershire. Entomologist’s Rec. J. Var. 124: 13.

Bryant, T. & Bond, K. G. M., 2014. Tomato Leaf Miner Tuta absoluta (Meyrick) (Lep.: Gelechiidae), a migrant new to Ireland. Entomologist’s Rec. J. Var. 126: 185.

Xenolechia pseudovulgella Huemer & Karsholt, 1999

Sumpich, J. & Skyva, J. 2012. New faunistic records for a number of Microlepidoptera, including description of three new taxa from Agonoxenidae, Depressariidae, and Gelechiidae (Gelechioidea). Nota Lepidopterologica 35 (2): 161-179.

Xystophora pulveratella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Langmaid, J. R. & Young, M. R., 2002. Microlepidoptera Review of 2001. Entomologist’s Rec. J. Var. 114: 276. A report of Xystophora pulveratella (H. - S.) larvae on Trifolium pratense, a previously unrecorded foodplant in Britain.

Parsons, M., 2015. Possible and potential moth extinctions in England. On-line PDF document only, available at http://www.mothscount.org/uploads/Possible%20and%20potential%20moth%20extinctions%20in%20England%20(final).pdf