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Species Stigmella betulicola - Hodges#95.6

Stigmella betulicola
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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 (betulicola group)
Species betulicola (Stigmella betulicola - Hodges#95.6)
Hodges Number
95.6
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Nepticula betulicola Stainton, 1856
Range
Europe, Asia; northeastern US; probably BC
Food
Birch (Betula spp.)
Remarks
Introduced from Europe.