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Subfamily Lithocolletinae

Leaf Blotch Miner Moth - Phyllonorycter quercialbella moth - Cameraria Cameraria bethunella, 0809 - Cameraria bethunella Sandy creek park Durham leaf miner on Quercus D331 2016 2 - Phyllonorycter aeriferella on Ulmus sp. - Cameraria ulmella Leigh Farm Park leaf miner on Quercus velutina maybe D801 2017 2 - Cameraria castaneaeella Gracillariid Fort Macon State Park leaf miner on Strophostyles helvola D1167 2018 3 - Porphyrosela desmodiella
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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
Remarks
In similar white-banded species of Cameraria and Phyllonorycter, black edging on the basal margin indicates Phyllonorycter; black edging on the distal margin indicates Cameraria (see Terry Harrison's comment here.