Gelechiidae


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Gelechiidae

[‚jel·ə′kī·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A large family of minute to small moths in the lepidopteran superfamily Tineoidea, generally having forewings and trapezoidal hindwings.
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Cotes, "Infection of native granulovirus on tecia solanivora and Phthorimaea operculella (lepidoptera: Gelechiidae," Revista Colombiana de Entomologia, vol.
Lopez-Ferber, "Genetic and biological analysis of colombian Phthorimaea operculella granulovirus isolated from Tecia solanivora (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae," Applied and Environmental Microbiology, vol.
1) ACROLEPIIDAE Antispastis xylophragma (5) GELECHIIDAE Morfoespecie 1 (1) MORFOESPECIE NAO IDENTIFICADA3 (3) (3) NEPITICULIDAE Stigmella sp.
absoluta was n = 29, which is in agreement with previously reported modal haploid chromosome numbers found in Gelechiidae (Lukhtanov & Puplesiene 1999).