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For the United States & Canada

Species Macrosaccus robiniella - Hodges#0790

Phyllonorycter? - Macrosaccus robiniella Boone Leaf miner on Robinia pseudoacacia BL32 2016 1 - Macrosaccus robiniella Robinia pseudoacacia host - Macrosaccus robiniella moth emerging from Robinia pseudoacacia mines - Macrosaccus robiniella St. Andrews leaf miner on Wisteria frutescens SA1133 2017 5 - Macrosaccus robiniella Locust tentiform leaf mines - Macrosaccus robiniella St. Andrews leaf miner on Wisteria frutescens SA1379 2018 3 - Macrosaccus robiniella Weymouth Woods leaf miner on Robinia hispida D1220 Macrosaccus robiniella 2018 3 - Macrosaccus robiniella
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Classification
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 Macrosaccus
Species robiniella (Macrosaccus robiniella - Hodges#0790)
Hodges Number
0790
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lithocolletis robiniella Clemens 1859
Phyllonorycter robiniella
Remarks
Native to North America; it has been accidentally introduced in Europe.