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Subfamily Gracillariinae

Unknown moth - Caloptilia agrifoliella moth - Caloptilia superbifrontella Moth - Caloptilia Leaf Blotch Miner Moth - Hodges #0644.1 - Caloptilia triadicae Linear mine on Manitoba maple (Boxelder) - Caloptilia negundella Povolnya quercinigrella  - Povolnya quercinigrella - female Caloptilia - female genitalia - Caloptilia alnivorella - male
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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 Gracillariinae
Explanation of Names
Gracillariinae from the type genus Gracilaria (Zeller), Latin meaning "graceful, slender." (1)
Works Cited
1.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.