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Species Phyllonorycter manzanita - Hodges#0768

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gracillarioidea (Ribbed Cocoon-maker and Leaf Blotch Miner Moths)
Family Gracillariidae (Leaf Blotch Miner Moths)
Subfamily Lithocolletinae
Genus Phyllonorycter
Species manzanita (Phyllonorycter manzanita - Hodges#0768)
Hodges Number
0768
Explanation of Names
Author: Braun, 1925
Range
California
Food
Larvae mine leaves of manzanita.
Print References
Braun, Annette F. 1925. New microlepidoptera from the Southwest. The Canadian Entomologist 57:147-150.
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