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Tribe Gelechiini

Chionodes? - Chionodes obscurusella 2175 ?  - Filatima Chionodes mediofuscella Chionodes? - Chionodes fuscomaculella Urban gelechioid - Gelechia desiliens Chionodes fondella - Chionodes Moth to blacklight - Filatima Chionodes? from Quercus stellata - Chionodes
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Gelechiinae
Tribe Gelechiini
Explanation of Names
Gelechiini from the type genus Gelechia (Hübner), from Greek meaning "resting on the ground." (1).
Works Cited
1.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.