Galapagos Species Checklist

Ephysteris subdiminutella

(Stainton, 1867)

Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Animalia
Division Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Superfamily Gelechioidea
Family Gelechiidae
Subfamily Gelechiinae
Genus Ephysteris

Ephysteris subdiminutella  (Stainton, 1867)


Taxonomic comments: Syn.: Phthorimaea subdiminutella Stainton, 1867, fide Landry & Roque-Albelo (2010).
Syn.: Gelechia jamaicensis Walsingham, 1897, fide Landry & Roque-Albelo (2010).
Syn.: Phthorimaea jamaicensis (Walsingham), fide Landry & Roque-Albelo (2010).

Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.

Last updated: 01 Mar 2013


Galapagos island groups: Santa Cruz.

Plaza Sur, Santiago.

Please be aware that this distribution map is automatically generated from database records (CDF and external specimens, literature records, and observations) and may not accurately reflect the currently-known distribution for all species.


  • Landry, B., Roque-Albelo, L. (2010) The Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) of the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador, a taxonomic revision. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 117(4): 697-770.