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Species Macrosaccus morrisella - Hodges#0773

Gracillariidae - Macrosaccus morrisella leaf mine on hog peanut - Macrosaccus morrisella larva inside leaf mine - Macrosaccus morrisella Gracillariidae, spent pupal case - Macrosaccus morrisella Hog peanut leaf miner - Macrosaccus morrisella Gracillariidae, under side of leaf - Macrosaccus morrisella leaf blotch miner moth - Macrosaccus morrisella Gracillariidae, lateral - Macrosaccus morrisella
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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 Macrosaccus
Species morrisella (Macrosaccus morrisella - Hodges#0773)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Phyllonorycter morrisella