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prunifoliella group

Tiny Moth - Stigmella prunifoliella Leaf mine on poison Ivy - Stigmella rhoifoliella poison ivy leaf mine - Stigmella rhoifoliella Unid Leafminer Gps5 - Stigmella prunifoliella Rhus typhina host - Stigmella intermedia Nepticulidae, dorsal - Stigmella ceanothi Prunus leafminer - Stigmella? - Stigmella prunifoliella Pelham road leaf miner on Prunus species D2710 Stigmella 2020 4 - Stigmella prunifoliella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Nepticuloidea (Pygmy Leafmining Moths)
Family Nepticulidae
Genus Stigmella
No Taxon prunifoliella group
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
The name "prunifoliella group" is now preferred to the older “prunetorum group” because the prunifoliella group contains several North American species, whereas the name “prunetorum group” was based on a single European species. (1)
Numbers
6 described species in North America; 9 worldwide (1)
Food
Hosts are in Anacardiaceae (2 spp.), Malvaceae (1 sp.), Rhamnaceae (1 sp.), and Rosaceae (1 sp.); the host of S. cerea is unknown.