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Species Phyllonorycter ostryaefoliella - Hodges#0781

Leigh Farm Park leaf miner on Ostrya virginiana D701 2017 1 - Phyllonorycter ostryaefoliella Lake Crabtree leaf miner on Ostrya virginiana D955 2018 3 - Phyllonorycter ostryaefoliella Lake Crabtree leaf miner on Ostrya virginiana D1407 2019 4 - Phyllonorycter ostryaefoliella Lake Crabtree leaf miner on Ostrya virginiana D1407 2019 5 - Phyllonorycter ostryaefoliella Phyllonorycter ostryaefoliella Phyllonorycter ostryaefoliella P. ostryaefoliella ex Ostrya virginiana - Phyllonorycter ostryaefoliella P. ostryaefoliella ex Ostrya virginiana - Phyllonorycter ostryaefoliella
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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 Phyllonorycter
Species ostryaefoliella (Phyllonorycter ostryaefoliella - Hodges#0781)
Hodges Number
0781
Remarks
Larvae form underside tentiform mines in leaves of hophornbeam (Ostrya virginiana). See microleps.org for photos of the mines.