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Superfamily Tischerioidea - Trumpet Leafminer Moths

Coptotriche citrinipennella Moth - Coptotriche Leigh Farm Park leaf miner on Quercus alba D1226 2019 10 - Coptotriche Coptotriche citrinipennella - Coptotriche Tischeriidae, Trumpet Leafminer Moth - Astrotischeria helianthi St. Andrews leaf miner on Quercus virginiana SA1716 Coptotriche 2020 2 - Coptotriche Eagle Spur Trail leaf miner on Quercus nigra D2584 2020 4 - Coptotriche Tischeria quercitella - male
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Tischerioidea (Trumpet Leafminer Moths)
Explanation of Names
From the type genus Tischeria, in honor of German entomologist Carl von Tischer (born 1777). (1)
Works Cited
1.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.