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Superfamily Eriocranioidea - Eriocraniid Moths

Dyseriocrania griseocapitella - Hodges#0003 - Dyseriocrania griseocapitella 0003 Chinquapin Leaf-miner ??? - Dyseriocrania griseocapitella Chinquapin Leaf-miner - Dyseriocrania griseocapitella Dyseriocrania griseocapitella Eriocraniid Moth - Hodges #0013.3 - Eriocraniella mediabulla Eriocrania semipurpurella? - Eriocrania semipurpurella Leigh Farm Park leaf miner on Quercus falcata D505 2017 4 - Dyseriocrania griseocapitella Ginger moth
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Eriocranioidea (Eriocraniid Moths)
Identification
Adults - small moths with relatively narrow wings covered by iridescent, simple "primitive type" scales and hairs, often golden with purplish markings (1)
Works Cited
1.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.