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Salicaceae-feeding species

Leaf miners from aspen leaves - Phyllonorycter apparella Leaf mine in Poplar - Phyllonorycter Aspen blotch mine produces moth - Phyllonorycter Hood River leaf miner on Salix bebbiana HR8 2017 1 - Phyllonorycter Phyllonorycter from Populus trichocarpa - Phyllonorycter Phyllonorycter from Populus trichocarpa - Phyllonorycter Phyllonorycter moth from trembling aspen tentiform mine - Phyllonorycter possible Phyllonorycter deserticola - Phyllonorycter deserticola
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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 Gracillariidae (Leaf Blotch Miner Moths)
Subfamily Lithocolletinae
Genus Phyllonorycter
No Taxon Salicaceae-feeding species
Ten North American species have been reared from Populus or Salix:
Phyllonorycter apicinigrella - Salix
Phyllonorycter apparella - Populus and Salix

Phyllonorycter deserticola - Populus and Salix

Phyllonorycter erugatus - Populus and Salix
Phyllonorycter latus - Populus
Phyllonorycter mildredae - Salix
Phyllonorycter nipigon - Populus and Salix

Phyllonorycter populiella - Populus and Salix
Phyllonorycter salicifoliella - Populus and Salix

Phyllonorycter scudderella - Salix
Print References
Davis, Donald R. and Gerfried Deschka. 2001. Biology and systematics of the North American Phyllonorycter leafminers on Salicaceae, with a synoptic catalog of the Palearctic species (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 614:1-89.