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Section IV (oak and birch family leafminers)

Leafhopper? - Bucculatrix canadensisella 0559 Bucculatrix coronatella  - Bucculatrix coronatella California black oak - Bucculatrix Bucculatrix trifasciella - male Bucculatrix anaticula - Bucculatrix Bucculatrix packardella - male Bucculatrix coronatella Lake Aberdeen leaf miner on Alnus serrulata D2499 2020 6 - Bucculatrix locuples
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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 Bucculatricidae (Ribbed Cocoon-maker Moths)
Genus Bucculatrix
No Taxon Section IV (oak and birch family leafminers)
25 species in North America (1).
Host plants are mostly in Fagales (Alnus, Betula, Corylus, Quercus). The only known exceptions are B. eclecta on elm (Ulmaceae: Ulmus) and B. improvisa on basswood (Malvaceae: Tilia) (1).
Print References
Braun, 1963: 128-171. (1)
Works Cited
1.The genus Bucculatrix in America north of Mexico (Microlepidoptera)
Annette F. Braun. 1963. American Entomological Society 18: 1-208.