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Acer-feeding species (clemensella, lucidicostella, or trinotella)

Gracillariidae (maple) - Phyllonorycter lucidicostella Oblong blotch mines in red maple - Phyllonorycter Gracillariidae, underside of leaf - Phyllonorycter Phyllonorycter on Acer saccharum - Phyllonorycter West Point on the Eno leaf miner on Acer floridana D675 2017 1 - Phyllonorycter West Point on the Eno leaf miner on Acer floridana D675A 2017 2 - Phyllonorycter trinotella Phyllonorycter trinotella leaf miner moth  - Phyllonorycter clemensella
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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
No Taxon Acer-feeding species (clemensella, lucidicostella, or trinotella)
Remarks
Phyllonorycter pernivalis (Braun) was described from Utah and is the only known western maple-feeding Phyllonorycter.
It may not be possible to distinguish the mines of these three eastern maple-feeding species.
Phyllonorycter clemensella

Phyllonorycter lucidicostella

Phyllonorycter trinotella