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Species Leucoptera spartifoliella - Scotch broom twig miner - Hodges#0482

Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Yponomeutoidea (Ermine Moths and kin)
Family Lyonetiidae (Lyonet Moths)
Subfamily Cemiostominae
Genus Leucoptera
Species spartifoliella (Scotch broom twig miner - Hodges#0482)
Hodges Number
0482
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Leucoptera spartifoliella (Hübner, 1810)
Size
Adult: 4mm
Identification
Adult is a tiny white moth
Range
Introduced to California. (1)