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Chilo Zincken, 1817
Chilo Zincken, 1817; Germar's Mag. Ent. 2 : 34, TS: Tinea phragmitella Hübner
Chilona Sodoffsky, 1837; (repl.)
= ; [AUCL]; [GlobIZ]
Borer Guenée, 1862; 68, TS: Phalaena saccharalis Fabricius [= Procera saccariphagus, Bojer et al.]
= ; [AUCL]; [GlobIZ]
Borer Guenée, 1862; in Maillard, Notes Ile Réunion 2 (Lép.): 68, TS: Borer saccharellus Guenée
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 110
Diphryx Grote, 1881; Bull. U.S. Geol. Surv. 6 (2) : 273, TS: Diphryx prolatella Grote
= ; Hampson, 1896, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 954; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 110; [NACL, 77]; [AUCL]; [GlobIZ]
Nephalia Turner, 1911; 113, TS: Nephalia crypsimetalla Turner
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 110; [AUCL]; [GlobIZ]
Hypiesta Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 3 (18): 538, TS: Hypiesta argyrogramma Hampson, 1919
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 110; [AUCL]; [GlobIZ]
Silveria Dyar, 1925; Ins. Insc. Menstr. 13: 10, TS: Silveria hexhex Dyar
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 111; [NACL, 77]; [AUCL]; [GlobIZ]
Chilotraea Kapur, 1950; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 101 : 402, TS: Chilo infuscatellus Snellen
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 111; [AUCL]; [GlobIZ]
? ; Tams, 1942, 67; Kapur, 1950, 410; Bleszynski, 1963, 118
Diphrix[sic] ; Hampson, 1896, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 954
Chilo ; Kapur, 1950, 394; Okano, 1962, a 122; Bleszynski, 1963, 98; Bleszynski, 1965, [MP1, 102]; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 110
Chilo (Chilini) ; [NACL, 77]
Chilo (Crambinae) ; Hampson, 1896, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 954; [AUCL]
Chilo (Chiloini) ; [GlobIZ]

fiChilo phragmitellus (Hübner, [1805])
EU, Near East, C.Asia, Mesopotamia, Turkestan, China (Schantung), Japan. See [About maps] Ruokoheinäkoisa
Tinea phragmitella Hübner, [1805]; Samml. eur. Schmett. [8] : pl. 43, f. 297-298, TL: Europe?
Palparia rhombea Haworth, 1811; Lepid. Britannica (3): 483, TL: England
f. intermediellus Raebel, 1925; Int. ent. Z. 19 : 100
f. nigricellus Raebel, 1925; Int. ent. Z. 19 : 100
Chilo phragmitella, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Chilo phragmitellus, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Chilo phragmitella, UK Moths [Ian Kimber]
Chilo phragmitellus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 114
Topeutis phragmitalis[sic!] ; Hübner, [1825], 366
Chilo phragmitellus ; Osthelder, 1939, 19, pl. 1, f. 9-10; Bleszynski, 1956, a 79, f. 12-13, 16, 277-280; Okano, 1962, a 125, pl. 15, f. 4; Bleszynski, 1965, [MP1, 104]; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 114, f. 1-2, 13-15, pl. 3, f. 1-2

Larva on Phragmites communis, Glyceria aquatica [MP1], G. maxima ?


Chilo luteellus (Motschulsky, 1866)
Spain, S.Italy, Algeria, Egypt, Rumania, Transcaspia, Syria, China (Shantung), Korea, Japan, Philippines. See [About maps] Schoenobius luteellus Motschulsky, 1866; Bull. Soc. imp. nat. Moscou 39 (1) : 198, TL: Japan
Chilo concolorellus Christoph, 1885; in Romanoff, Mem. Lépid. 2 : 149, pl. 8, f. 15a, TL: Transcaspia, Askhabad
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 117
Chilo gensanellus Leech, 1889; Entomologist 22 : 108, pl. 5, f. 9, TL: Gensan, Korea
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 117
Chilo dubia Bethune-Baker, 1894; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1894 : 48, pl. 1, f. 18-19, TL: Alexandria, Egypt
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 117
Chilo boxanus Hering, 1903; Stettin ent. Ztg 64 (1) : 111, TL: Yang-tse-kiang, China
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 117
Chilo plumbosellus Chrétien, 1910; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1910 : 366, TL: Biskra, Algeria
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 117
Chilo pseudoplumbellus Caradja, 1932; Bull. Sect. sci. Acad. roum. 15: 117, TL: Tientsin, China
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 117
Chilo molydellus Zerny, 1935; in Osthelder, Mitt. Münch. ent. Ges. 24: 79, TL: Amanus, Syria
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 117
Chilo molybdellus Osthelder, 1941; pl. 15, f. 9 (nom. emend. pro molydellus)
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 117
Crambus lutellus[sic!] ; Motschulsky (nec Denis & Schiffermüller), 1860, 38
Chilo luteellus ; Matsumura, 1931, 1028; Okano, 1962, b 124, pl. 6, f. 4, pl. 14, f. 2; Bleszynski, 1965, [MP1, 106]; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 116, f. 14, 16, pl. 3, f. 3
Misidentified/misapplied:
Chilo luteellus (= Ch. hyrax); Caradja, 1932, 117
Diatraea luteella (= Agriphila tersella?); Wiltshire, 1939
Diatraea sp. ?luteella (= Agriphila tersella?); Wiltshire, 1957

Chilo vergilius Bleszynski, 1970
Chilo vergilius Bleszynski, 1970; Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 119, f. 24, TL: India, "Bombay"

Chilo suppressalis (Walker, 1863)
Kiangsu, Szetschuan, Shantung, Fukien, Kwangtung, Korea, Japan, Formosa, Indochina, Malaya, India, Hawaii, Spain. See [About maps] Crambus suppressalis Walker, 1863; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 27: 166, TL: Shanghai, Kiangsu
Jartheza simplex Butler, 1880; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1880 : 690, TL: Formosa
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 120
Chilo oryzae Fletcher, 1928; Sci. Rep. agric. Inst. Pusa 1926/27: 59, pl. 3, u. 4, TL: Pusa, India
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 120
Chilo suppressalis, African Moths [AFM]
Chilo suppressalis, Lepidoptera Larvae of Australia [Don Herbison-Evans]
suppresalis[sic!] ; Hampson, 1896, a 957
simplex ; Matsumura, 1931, 1029; Marumo, 1933, 51, pl. 2, f. 10-11, pl. 3, f. 7, pl. 4, f. 5, pl. 5, f. 1
orizae[sic!] ; Rebel, 1940, 116, pl. 18, f. 1-4
Chilo suppressalis ; Okano, 1962, 124, pl. 6, f. 5, pl. 14, f. 1; Rothschild, 1915, Novit. Zool. 22 (2): 223; Bleszynski, 1965, [MP1, 109]; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 120, f. 6, 17-18, pl. 3, f. 4-5
Misidentified/misapplied:
boxanus; Hering, 1903, 111 (part)
simplex (= Chilo partellus); Hampson, 1896, a 957
simplex (= Chilo partellus); Hampson, 1896, b 26
simplex (= Chilo partellus); Fletcher & Gosh, 1920, 285, pl. 45-47

Larva on Zea mays [MP1]


Chilo hyrax Bleszynski, 1965
Ussuri, Mantschuria, Mokanshan, C.Asia (Semipalatinsk). See [About maps] Chilo hyrax Bleszynski, 1965; [MP1, 108], TL: Ussuri
Chilo hyrax ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 122, f. 19-20, pl. 3, f. 6-7

Chilo christophi Bleszynski, 1965
S.Urals, Armenia, Djarkent, Issyk-Kul, Thian-Shan, Kuldja, Amur, Ussuri, N.China. See [About maps] Chilo christophi Bleszynski, 1965; [MP1, 112], TL: Baranovka, Amur
Chilo antipai Popescu-Gorj, 1968; Trav. Mus. Hist. nat. "Gr. Antipa" 8: 845, pl. 1, f. 1-3
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 124
Chilo christophi ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 124, f. 21, 23, pl. 3, f. 8-9
Misidentified/misapplied:
Chilo concolorellus; Christoph, 1885, in Romanoff, Mem. Lépid. 2 : 149, pl. 8, (part)

Chilo pulverosellus Ragonot, 1895
Buchara, Transcaucasia, Daghestan, S.France, Asia Minor, Palestine, Syria, Gorlovka, Caucasus, Transcaspia. See [About maps] Chilo pulverosellus Ragonot, 1895; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1895 : xcvii [97], TL: Syria
Chilo brevipalpellus Zerny, 1914; Ann. Hofmus. Wien 28: 303, pl. 25, f. 6, TL: Syria, "Jordan-Tal"
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 124
Eschata fernandezi de Joannis, 1932; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 37 : 192, TL: S.France
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 124
Chilo lemarchandellus Lucas, 1945; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 50: 7, TL: S.France
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 124
Chilo pulverosellus ; Bleszynski, 1965, [MP1, 115]; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 124, f. 22, 25, pl. 1, f. 1

Larva on Zea mays? [MP1]


Chilo partellus (Swinhoe, 1885)
India, Ceylon, West Pakistan, C.Africa, Afghanistan, Nubia, Komori. See [About maps] Crambus partellus Swinhoe, 1885; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1885 : 879, TL: Bombay, India
Crambus zonellus Swinhoe, [1885]; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1884 : 528, pl. 48, f. 16 (preocc. Crambus zonellus Zeller, 1847), TL: Karachi
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 126
Argyria lutulentalis Tams, 1932; Entomologist 65: 127, pl. 4, f. 6-7, TL: Ft. Johnston, Nyassaland
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 126
zonellus ; Kapur, 1950, Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 101 : 399, pl. 1, f. 8, pl. 2, f. 3, pl. 3, f. 2, 8, 15
Chilo partellus ; Bleszynski, 1965, [MP1, 119]; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 126, f. 7, 26, 28, pl. 1, f. 2-3, pl. 3, f. 13
Misidentified/misapplied:
Diatraea calamina; Hampson, 1919, Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 3 (18): 544 (part)
zonellus (= ?); Kinoshita & Kawata, 1932, 103, pl. 5, f. 3

Larva on Coix lachrymae-jobi var. aquatica, Chichera [MP1]


Chilo tamsi Kapur, 1950
S.India. See [About maps] Chilo tamsi Kapur, 1950; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 101 : 400, pl. 3, f. 14, TL: Travancore, Peermade
Chilo tamsi ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 128, f. 29, pl. 5, f. 1

Chilo infuscatellus Snellen, 1890
Tadzhikistan, Afghanistan, Korea, India, Formosa, Malaya, Java, Timor, Philippines. See [About maps] Chilo infuscatellus Snellen, 1890; Meded. Proefst. Kagok 1890: 94, pl. 1, f. 5-8, TL: Java
Argyria sticticraspis Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 3 (17): 449, TL: Madras, Coimbatore
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 129
Argyria coniorta Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 3 (17): 449, TL: Bengal, Behar, Pusa
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 129
Diatraea calamina Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 3 (18): 544, TL: Kinyua, Upper Burma
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 129
Diatraea shariinensis Eguchi, 1933; J. agric. exp. Sta. Chosen 19: 3, 19, pl. 1, TL: Shariin, Korea
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 130
Chilo tadzhikiellus Gerasimov, 1949; Trudy zool. Inst. Akad. Nauk SSSR 8: 704, f. 1-6, TL: Tadzhikistan
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 130
Chilotraea infuscatellus ; Kapur, 1950, Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 101 : 404, pl. 1, f. 2, pl. 4, f. 1-5
Chilo infuscatellus ; Bleszynski, 1965, [MP1, 116]; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 129, f. 6, 27, 30, pl. 3, f. 10-12

Larva on Andropogon sorghum, Saccharum spontaneum, S. fuscum, Rottboellia compressa [MP1]


Chilo pulveratus (Wileman & South, 1917)
China, Japan, Formosa, Philippines, Timor, Sumatra. See [About maps] Diatraea pulverata Wileman & South, 1917; Entomologist 50 : 147, TL: Formosa, Kanshirei
Chilo izuensis Okano, 1962; Rep. Gakugei Fac. Iwate Univ. 20: 123, pl. 6, f. 6, TL: Kamo-gun, Shizuoka,Japan
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 132
Chilo izouensis ; Bleszynski, 1965, MP1: 115 (missp.)
Chilo pulveratus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 132, f. 7, 31, 34, pl. 2, f. 9, pl. 4, f. 11-12

Chilo bandra (Kapur, 1950)
India (Bombay). See [About maps] Chilotraea bandra Kapur, 1950; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 101 : 407, pl. 5, f. 6-9, TL: Bombay, Bandra
Chilo bandra ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 133, f. 33, 35

Chilo tumidicostalis (Hampson, 1919)
India (Bengal, Assam), Nepal. See [About maps] Argyria tumidicostalis Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 3 (17): 448, TL: Bengal, Patna
Chilo gemininotalis Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 4 (20): 59, TL: India, Kanny Coory, Cachar
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 134
Chilo tumidicostalis ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 134, f. 32, 36, pl. 1, f. 7

Chilo auricilius Dudgeon, 1905
Darjeeling, Bihar, Pusa, Assam, Bhutan, Gorakhpur, Ceylon, Celebes, Borneo, Sangir, Molukken. See [About maps] Chilo auricilia Dudgeon, 1905; J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 16 (3) : 405, TL: Burogah, N. Bihar, India
Chilo popescugorji Bleszynski, 1963; Acta Zool. cracov. 8 : 179, f. 63, TL: Formosa
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 135
Chilotraea auricilia ; Kapur, 1950, Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 101 : 408, pl. 5, f. 1-5
Chilo auricilius ; Bleszynski, 1965, [MP1, 113]; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 135, f. 38, 43, pl. 2, f. 6
Misidentified/misapplied:
Chilo auricilius (= Chilo infuscatellus); Fletcher & Gosh, 1920, 387, pl. 48-49, f. 1, 4

Chilo ceylonicus Hampson, 1896
Ceylon, ..., Hainan. See [About maps] Chilo ceylonica Hampson, 1896; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 957, TL: Ceylon
Chilo torquatellus de Joannis, 1930; Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 98 (Suppl) : 602, pl. 3, f. 12, TL: Tong-king Phu-tho-far
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 138
Chilo ceylonicus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 138, f. 37, 40-42, pl. 3, f. 14

Chilo crypsimetalla (Turner, 1911)
Australia (Northern Territory, Queensland, Prince of Wales I.). See [About maps] Nephalia crypsimetalla Turner, 1911; 114, TL: P. Darwin
Diatraea ochrileucalis Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 3 (18): 547, TL: Cedar Bay, Cooktown, Queensland
= Chilo crypsimetallus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 138
= ; [AUCL]
Schoenobius crossostichus Turner, 1922
= ; [AUCL]
Chilo crypsimetallus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 138, f. 39, 44-45, pl. 5, f. 2
Chilo crypsimetalla ; [AUCL]

Chilo polychrysa (Meyrick, 1932)
India (Assam), Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, S.China. See [About maps] Ditraea polychrysa Meyrick, 1932; 321, TL: Malaya Pen., Malacca
Chilo polychrysus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 140, f. 46-47, 52, pl. 2, f. 4, pl. 3, f. 15

Chilo louisiadalis (Hampson, 1919)
Louisiade Archipelago, New Guinea, Vulcan Is.. See [About maps] Diatraea louisiadalis Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 3 (18): 545, TL: Louisiade Is., St. Aignan
Chilo louisiadalis ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 142, f. 48-49, 53, pl. 4, f. 4, 7

Chilo terrenellus Pagenstecher, 1900
New Guinea, Bismarck Archipelago, Vulcan Island. See [About maps] Chilo terrenellus Pagenstecher, 1900; Zoologica, Stutt. 12 (29) : 160
Chilo terrenellus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 145, f. 50-51, 54, pl. 1, f. 10, pl. 4, f. 2-3

Chilo agamemnon Bleszynski, 1962
Egypt, Israel, Sudan, Uganda. See [About maps] Chilo agamemnon Bleszynski, 1962; Acta zool. cracov. 7: 119, f. 28, TL: Egypt
Chilo agamemnon ; Bleszynski, 1965, [MP1, 122]; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 145, f. 8, 55, 58, pl. 2, f. 7, pl. 4, f. 10

Larva on Zea mays? [MP1]


Chilo diffusilineus (de Joannis, 1922)
Sudan, Ethiopia, Rhodesia, Tanzania, Mozambique, Guinea, Senegal, Nigeria, Sierra Leone. See [About maps] Diatraea diffusilinea de Joannis, 1922; Bull. Soc. lép. Genève 5: 194, pl. 8, f. 5, TL: Mozambique, Makulane
Chilo phaeosema Martin, 1958; Bull. ent. Res. 49 : 189, f. 2, 6, pl. 6, f. 4, TL: Rhodesia, Makaholi
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 147
Chilo diffusilineus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 147, f. 56, 59-61, pl. 2, f. 10-11

Chilo zacconius Bleszynski, 1970
Senegal, Mali, Ivory Coast, Nigeria. See [About maps] Chilo zacconius Bleszynski, 1970; Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 140, f. 57, 62, pl. 4, f. 13, pl. 5, f. 3, TL: Senegal, Ziguinchor

Chilo incertus (Sjöstedt, 1926)
Sudan. See [About maps] Diatraea incerta Sjöstedt, 1926; 10, TL: Sudan
Chilo incertus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 150, f. 63, pl. 4, f. 14

Chilo psammathis (Hampson, 1919)
Nigeria, Ghana. See [About maps] Argyria psammathis Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 3 (17): 450, TL: N.Nigeria, Bida
Diatraea perpulverea Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 4 (20): 53, TL: Nigeria, Minna
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 151
Chilo psammathis ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 151, f. 64-65, pl. 5, f. 5

Chilo luniferalis Hampson, 1896
Ethiopia, Sudan, C.A.R., Zaire. See [About maps] Chilo luniferalis Hampson, 1896; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 957, TL: Abyssinia
Chilo luniferalis ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 152, f. 66, 68, pl. 1, f. 11, pl. 4, f. 6

Chilo perfusalis (Hampson, 1919)
Senegal, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Ghana. See [About maps] Diatraea perfusalis Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 4 (20): 55, TL: South Nigeria, Ogbomoso, Yorubaland
Chilo perfusalis ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 155, f. 67, 69-71, pl. 4, f. 15

Chilo costifusalis (Hampson, 1919)
Malawi, Tanzania, Zaire, Angola. See [About maps] Diatraea costifusalis Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 4 (20): 55, TL: Br. C. Africa, Mt. Mlanje
Chilo costifusalis ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 155, f. 72, 75-77, pl. 1, f. 6, 9, 12, pl. 4, f. 9

Chilo mesoplagalis (Hampson, 1919)
Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Ghana, Sudan. See [About maps] Diatraea mesoplagalis Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 4 (20): 54, TL: Sierra Leone
Chilo mesoplagalis ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 156, f. 73, 78, pl. 1, f. 5

Chilo mercatorius Bleszynski, 1970
Zaire. See [About maps] Chilo mercatorius Bleszynski, 1970; Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 158, f. 65a, pl. 5, f. 7, TL: Elisabethville

Chilo argyrogrammus (Hampson, 1919)
Kenya, Tanzania. See [About maps] Hypiesta argyrogramma Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 3 (18): 538, TL: Nairobi, Kikuyu, B.E. Africa
Chilo argyrogrammus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 158, f. 74, 83, pl. 2, f. 8

Chilo argyropastus (Hampson, 1919)
South Africa, Rhodesia, Kenya, Tanzania, Angola. See [About maps] Argyria argyropasta Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 3 (17): 449, TL: Cape Colony, Annshaw
Diatraea argentisparsalis Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 4 (20): 55, TL: Nyasaland, Mt. Mlanje
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 159
Chilo argyropastus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 159, f. 79-82, pl. 1, f. 8, pl. 4, f. 16-17

Chilo orichalcociliellus (Strand, 1911)
Kenya, Tanzania, Zaire, South Africa, Madagascar. See [About maps] Diatraea orichalcociliella Strand, 1911; Soc. Ent. 25: 91, TL: Tanzania
Diatraea argyrolepia Hampson, 1919; Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 4 (20): 54, TL: Nyasaland, Mt. Mlanje
Chilo orichalcociliellus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 162, f. 85-87, 91, 100, pl. 2, f. 5

Chilo aleniellus (Strand, 1913)
Ghana, Nigeria, Fernando Po, Cameroon, Zaire, Uganda. See [About maps] Diatraea aleniella Strand, 1913; Archiv Naturgesch. 78 A (12) : 77, TL: Rio Muni
Chilo aleniellus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 165, f. 88-90, 92-93, 101-102

Chilo thyrsis Bleszynski, 1970
Tanzania, Kenya, Zaire, Uganda. See [About maps] Chilo thyrsis Bleszynski, 1970; Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 167, f. 94-95, 99, 103-105, pl. 4, f. 8, TL: Tanganyika-Terr., Matengo-Hochland, wsw.v. Songea

Chilo quirimbellus Bleszynski, 1970
Angola, Zaire. See [About maps] Chilo quirimbellus Bleszynski, 1970; Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 170, f. 96, 98, 107, TL: Angola, Quirimbo, 75km E of P. Amboim, 300m

Chilo zoriandellus Bleszynski, 1970
Kenya. See [About maps] Chilo zoriandellus Bleszynski, 1970; Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 171, f. 97, 106, TL: Kenya, Kibwesi

Chilo demotellus Walker, 1866
New Jersey, New York, Florida, NA.Georgia. See [About maps] Chilo demotellus Walker, 1866; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 35: 1749
Diatraea idalis Fernald, 1896; Cramb. N. Amer., Spec. Bull. Mass. Agr. Coll. 1896: 76, TL: New Jersey
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 172; [NACL, #5472]
Chilo fernaldalis Dyar & Heinrich, 1927; Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 71 (2691) : 40, TL: Wilmington Island, Georgia
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 172; [NACL, #5472]
Chilo demotellus, Moth Photographers Group [MPG]
Diatraenopsis idalis ; Dyar & Heinrich, 1927, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 71 (2691) : 40
Chilo demotellus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 172, f. 108, 110, pl. 4, f. 1; [NACL, #5472]

Chilo plejadellus Zincken, 1821
Ontario, Quebec, Pennsylvania, NA.Georgia, Louisiana, Wisconsin. See [About maps] Chilo plejadellus Zincken, 1821; Germar's Mag. Ent. 4: 251, TL: Georgia
Jartheza sabulifera Walker, 1863; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 27: 185
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 174; [NACL, #5470]
Diphryx prolatella Grote, 1881; Bull. U.S. Geol. Surv. 6 (2) : 273, TL: Wisconsin
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 174; [NACL, #5470]
Chilo oryzaeellus Riley, 1882; Rep. Ent. U.S. Dep. Agric. 1881-1882: 135, pl. 7, f. 1
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 174; [NACL, #5470]
Chilo plejadellus, Moth Photographers Group [MPG]
Chilo plejadellus, Lynn Scott's Lepidoptera Images [Lynn Scott]
Chilo plejadellus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 174, f. 109, 111, pl. 5, f. 6; [NACL, #5470]

Chilo erianthalis Capps, 1963
Florida, Louisiana. See [About maps] Chilo erianthalis Capps, 1963; J. Lep. Soc. 17: 31, f. 1-3
Chilo erianthalis, Moth Photographers Group [MPG]
Chilo erianthalis ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 176, f. 112-113; [NACL, #5471]

Larva on Erianthus Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 178


Chilo chiriquitensis (Zeller, 1877)
Mexico, Guatemala, Panama. See [About maps] Eromene chiriquitensis Zeller, 1877; Horae Soc. Ent. Ross. 13 : 72, TL: Chiriqui, Mexico
Silveria adelphilia Dyar, 1925; Ins. Insc. Menstr. 13: 11, TL: Colima, Mexico
= ; Dyar & Heinrich, 1927, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 71 (2691) : 31; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 178
Silveria hexhex Dyar, 1925; Ins. Insc. Menstr. 13: 11, TL: Colima, Mexico
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 178
Silveria hexhex ; Dyar & Heinrich, 1927, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 71 (2691) : 32
Silveria chiriquitensis ; Dyar & Heinrich, 1927, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 71 (2691) : 31
Chilo chiriquitensis ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 178, f. 114-118, pl. 2, f. 1

Chilo sacchariphagus (Bojer, 1856)
-. See [About maps] Proceras sacchariphagus Bojer, 1856; Report of the Committee on the "Cane Borer" Mauritius: 5-6, 29, TL: Mauritius
venosatum ; Kapur, 1950, Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 101 : 413, pl. 6, f. 1-2, 5-6, 8, 10, 12
Proceras venosatum ; Bleszynski, 1965, [MP1, 123]
Chilo sacchariphagus ; [GlobIZ]
Misidentified/misapplied:
Diatraea venosata (= Japonichilo bleszynskii); Caradja, 1939, c 28
Indonesia, Borneo, Java, Bali, Sumatra, Celebes, Singapore, Malaya, Philippines, Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion Borer saccharellus Guenée, 1862; in Maillard, Notes Ile Réunion 2 (Lép.): 70
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 181
Chilo mauriciellus Walker, 1863; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 27: 141
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 182
Chilo venosatus Walker, 1863; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 27: 144, TL: Sarawak, Borneo
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 182
Chilo striatalis Snellen, 1890; Meded. Proefst. Kagok 1890: 98, pl. 2, f. 1-4, TL: Java Tegal
= ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 182
Chilo striatalis ; Snellen, 1891, Tijdschr. Ent. 34 : 349, pl. 19, f. 1-4
Chilo sacchariphagus sacchariphagus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 181, f. 119-121, 125-126
C. s. stramineellus (Caradja, 1926)
China (Shantung, Kiangsu, Fokien, Kwangtung), Formosa Argyria stramineella Caradja, 1926; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 40: 168, TL: Shantung, Tsingtau
Chilo sacchariphagus stramineellus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 186, f. 124, 128-130, pl. 4, f. 5
C. s. indicus (Kapur, 1950)
India (Assam, Bihar, Madras) Chilo indicus Kapur, 1950; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 101 : 414, pl. 6, f. 3, 7, 13
Chilo sacchariphagus indicus ; Bleszynski, 1970, Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 186, f. 122-123, 127

The ? species-group

Chilo berthellus (Schaus, 1911)
Brazil (Parana). See [About maps] Diatraea berthellus Schaus, 1911; in Dyar, Ent. News 22 (5) : 206, TL: Castro, Parana
Chilo berthellus ; Dyar & Heinrich, 1927, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 71 (2691) : 41


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References:
[AFM]
African Moths
[AUCL]
Nielsen & Rangsi, 1996; Checklist of the Lepidoptera of Australia; CSIRO, Australia
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[BHL]
The; Biodiversity Heritage Library; and on; Internet Archive; Note: The linking to the content of Internet Archive is somewhat delicate -- notify me when links break!
[BnF]
Gallica / Bibliothèque nationale de France; Annales de la Société entomologique de France; Bulletin de la Sociéte entomologique de France
[Don Herbison-Evans]
and Stella A. Crossley; Lepidoptera Larvae of Australia; e-mail: Don Herbison-Evans; e-mail: Don Herbison-Evans
[GlobIZ]
Global information system on pyraloidea; GlobIZ; Globales Informtationssystem Zünslerfalter; Note This information is not automatically synchronized with GlobIZ and can sometimes be lagging behind.
[HBN]
Francis Hemming, 1937; HÜBNER, A bibliographical and systematic account of the entomological works of Jacob Hübner and of the supplements thereto by Carl Geyer, Gottfried Franz von Frölich and Gottlieb August Wilhelm Herrich-Schäffer, Vol 1 & 2
[Ian Kimber]
http://www.ukmoths.force9.co.uk/
[Lynn Scott]
Moths of the Ottawa Area; Lynn Scott's Lepidoptera Images
[MBE]
Moths and Butteflies of Europe; Paolo Mazzei, Diego Reggianti and Ilaria Pimpinelli; http://www.leps.it/
[MP1]
Bleszynski, 1965; Microlepidoptera Palaearctica 1; Crambinae; In Amsel, H., Gregor, F., Reisser, H.
[MPG]
North American Moth Photographers Group
[NACL]
Hodges, 1983; Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico
[SVF]
Svenska fjärilar; Naturhistoriska riksmuseet; (Sweden)


Some related literature:
Bethune-Baker, 1894
Notes on some Lepidoptera received from the neighbourhood of Alexandria Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1894 : 33-51, pl. 1
Bleszynski, 1963
Studies on the Crambidae (Lepidoptera). Part 41. On some tropical Crambidae with descriptions of the new genera and species Acta Zool. cracov. 8 : 133-181
Bleszynski, 1970
A revision of the world species of Chilo Zincken (Lepidoptera : Pyralidae) Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Ent. 25 (4) : 99-195, pl. 1-5
Butler, 1880
For a second collection of Lepidoptera made in Formosa by H.E. Hobson, Esq. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1880 : 666-691
Capps, 1963
Description of a new spcies of Chilo (Crambidae) J. Lep. Soc. 17: 31-32
Caradja, 1932
Dritter Beitrag zur Kleinfalterfauna Chinas nebst kurzer Zusammenfassung der bisherigen biogeographischen Ergebnisse Bull. Sect. sci. Acad. roum. 15: 111-122
Chrétien, 1910
Description de trois nouvelles espèces de Pyralides de Mauritanie [Lep.] Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1910 : 366-369
Christoph, 1885
Lepidopera aus dem Achal-Tekke-Gebiete. Zweiter Theil in Romanoff, Mem. Lépid. 2 : 119-171, pl. 6-8, 15
Dudgeon, 1905
Descriptions of New Species of Moths from India and Burma J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 16 (3) : 399-405
Schaus in Dyar, 1911
The American species of Diatraea Guilding (Lepid., Pyralidae) Ent. News 22 (5) : 199-207
Dyar, 1925
Some new American moths Ins. Insc. Menstr. 13: 1-19
Dyar & Heinrich, 1927
The American moths of the genus Diatraea and allies Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 71 (2691) : 1-48
Grote, 1881
North American moths, with a preliminary catalogue of the species of Hadena and Polia Bull. U.S. Geol. Surv. 6 (2) : 257-277
Hampson, 1896
On the classification of the Schoenobiinae and Crambinae, two Subfamilies of Moths, of the Family Pyralidae Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 897-974
Hampson, 1919
Descriptions of New Pyralidae of the Subfamilies Crambinae and Siginae Ann. Mag. Nat. hist. (9) 3 (15): 275-292, 3 (17): 437-457, 3 (18): 533-547, 4 (20): 53-68, 4 (21): 137-154, 4 (23): 305-326
Haworth, 1811
Lepidoptera Britannica, sistens digestimen novam lepidopterorum quae in Magna Britannica reperiunter ... adjunguntur dissertationes variae ad historiam naturalam spectantes Lepid. Britannica (1): 1-136 (1803), (2): 137-376 ([1809]), (3): 377-512 ([1811]), (4): 513-609 (1828)
Hering, 1903
Neue Pyraliden aus dem tropischen Faunengebiet Stettin ent. Ztg 64 (1) : 97-112
Hübner, [1805]
Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge. VIII. Tineae - Schaben ("Sechste Band" - part) Samml. eur. Schmett. [8] : [1-12], 13-70, [77-78] (1796), : pl. 1-37, f. 1-258 (1796), : pl. 38-42, f. 259-293 (1800-1805), : pl. 43-44, f. 294-307 (1805-1810), : pl. 45-63, f. 308-426 (1810-1813), : pl. 64-66, f. 427-444 (1814-1817), : pl. 67, f. 445-450 (1818-1819), : pl. 68, f. 451-456, pl. [69], f. [457-463] (1823-1824), : pl. 70, f. 464-470 (1832), : pl. 71, f. 471-477 (1834-1836)
de Joannis, 1930
Lépidoptères hétérocères du Tonkin (3) Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 98 (Suppl) : 559-835
de Joannis, 1932
Eschata fernandezi, espèce nouvelle de Crambinae (Lep.) provenant de France Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 37 : 191-192
Kapur, 1950
The identity of some Crambidae associated with sugar-cane in India and a certain species related to them (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 101 : 389-434, 10pls
Leech, 1889
New species of Crambi from Japan and Corea Entomologist 22 : 106-109, pl. 5
Martin, 1958
Notes on some stem borers (Lepidopera. Pyralidae) with the description of a new species of Chilo Zincken Bull. ent. Res. 49 : 187-191, pl. 6
Motschulsky, 1866
Catalogue des Insectes recus du Japon Bull. Soc. imp. nat. Moscou 39 (1) : 163-200
Pagenstecher, 1900
Die Lepidopterenfauna des Bismarck-Archipels. (2). Die Nachtfalter Zoologica, Stutt. 12 (29) : 1-268, pl. 1-2
Popescu-Gorj, 1968
Chilo antipai nova sp. et nouvelles espèces de Crambinae (Lepidoptera) pour la faune Roumanie Trav. Mus. Hist. nat. "Gr. Antipa" 8: 845-850
Raebel, 1925
Beitrag zur Biologie von Chilo phragmitellus Hbn Int. ent. Z. 19 : 97-100
Ragonot, 1895
Microlépidopères de la haute Syrie, récoltés par M. Ch. Delagrange, et, et descriptions de 27 espèces nouvelles Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1895 : xciv-cix, [94-109]
Riley, 1882
Annual Report of the Department of Agriculture for the Year 1881 Rep. Ent. U.S. Dep. Agric. 1881-1882: 167pp, 20pls
Rothschild, 1915
On Lepidoptera from the islands of Ceram (Seran), Buru, Bali, and Misol Novit. Zool. 22 (1): 105-144, (2): 209-227
Snellen, 1891
Aanteekeningen over Lepidoptera schadelijk voor het suikerriet Tijdschr. Ent. 34 : 341-356, pl. 18-19
Strand, 1911
Eine neue ostafrikanische Diatraea- Art Soc. Ent. 25: 91
Strand, 1913
Zoologische Ergebnisse der Expedition des Herrn Tessmann nach Süd Kamerun und Spanisch Guinea. Lepidoptera. IV Archiv Naturgesch. 78 A (12) : 30-84, pl. 1-2
Swinhoe, [1885]
On the Lepidoptera collected at Kurrachee Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1884 : 503-529, pl. 47-48
Swinhoe, 1885
On the Lepidoptera of Bombay and the Deccan. Part I-IV Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1885 : 124-148, pl. 9 (I. Rhopalocera), : 287-307, pl. 20-21 (II. Heterocera), : 447-476, pl. 27-28 (III. Heterocera), : 852-886, pl. 56-57 (IV. Heterocera)
Walker, 1863
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 27: 1-286 (1863), 28: 287-562 (1863), 29: 563-835 (1864), 30: 837-1096 (1864)
Walker, 1866
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 31: 1-322 ([1865]), 32: 323-706 (1865), 33: 707-1120 (1865), 34: 1121-1534 ([1866]), 35: 1535-2040 (1866)
Wileman & South, 1917
New species of Lepidoptera from Japan and Formosa Entomologist 50 : 145-148
Zeller, 1877
Exotische Microlepidopteren Horae Soc. Ent. Ross. 13 : 3-493, pl. 1-6
Zincken, 1817
Die Linneischen Tineen in ihre natürlichen Gattungen aufgelösst[sic] un beschrieben Germar's Mag. Ent. 2 : 24-113


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