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Underside tentiform mines on Prunus

mine on cherry leaf mine on black cherry Leaf mine St. Andrews leaf miner on Prunus serotina SA74 2015 1 St. Andrews leaf miner on Prunus serotina SA186 2015 1 Prunus leafminer Possible leaf mine with some curling or pinching of the Prunus leaf Gracillariidae, mine on Cherry
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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)
No Taxon Underside tentiform mines on Prunus
Remarks
These mines could be the work of Phyllonorycter, Parornix, or Caloptilia. Phyllonorycter species pupate within their mines, whereas the other two emerge to form leaf shelters. Parornix species fold down the edge of a leaf, and Caloptilia species roll the tip into a cone.