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Species Caloptilia sassafrasella - Sassafras Caloptilia - Hodges#0633

Sassafras Caloptilia Moth - Hodges#0633 - Caloptilia sassafrasella Leaf Blotch Miner Moth - Caloptilia sassafrasella Caloptilia sp. - Caloptilia sassafrasella Sassafras Caloptilia Moth - Caloptilia sassafrasella Sassafras Caloptilia, 0633 - Caloptilia sassafrasella St. Andrews leaf miner maybe on Sassafrass albidum SA309 2016 1 - Caloptilia sassafrasella Caloptilia sassafrasella Sassafras Caloptilia - Caloptilia sassafrasella
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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 Gracillariinae
Genus Caloptilia
Species sassafrasella (Sassafras Caloptilia - Hodges#0633)
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