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Superfamily Eriocranioidea - Eriocraniid Moths

Bur oak leaf mine - Dyseriocrania griseocapitella St. Andrews Leaf miner on Quercus laevis SA322 2016 2 - Eriocraniella platyptera St. Andrews leaf miner on Quercus nigra SA328 2016 1 - Dyseriocrania griseocapitella St. Andrews leaf miner on Quercus nigra SA328 2016 3 - Dyseriocrania griseocapitella St. Andrews leaf miner on Quercus nigra SA831 2017 1 - Dyseriocrania griseocapitella St. Andrews leaf miner on Quercus nigra SA831 2017 4 - Dyseriocrania griseocapitella St. Andrews leaf miner on Quercus falcata SA838 2017 1 - Eriocraniella platyptera St. Andrews leaf miner on Quercus falcata SA838 2017 2 - Eriocraniella platyptera
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Eriocranioidea (Eriocraniid Moths)
Identification
Adults - small moths with relatively narrow wings covered by iridescent, simple "primitive type" scales and hairs, often golden with purplish markings (1)
Works Cited
1.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.