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Species Zimmermannia bosquella - Hodges#55

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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 Zimmermannia
Species bosquella (Zimmermannia bosquella - Hodges#55)
Hodges Number
55
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Nepticula bosquella Chambers, 1878
Ectoedemia castaneae Busck, 1913
Ectoedemia heinrichi Busck, 1914
Ectoedemia helenella Wilkinson, 1981
Ectoedemia obrutella sensu Wilkinson & Newton, 1981
Food
Larvae mine in oak bark; once reared from twig galls on chestnut