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Subfamily Lithocolletinae

Leaf Blotch Miner Moth - Phyllonorycter clemensella tiny moth - Phyllonorycter basistrigella moth - Phyllonorycter celtifoliella Unid Leafminer WPab2 - Leucanthiza amphicarpeaefoliella Phyllonorycter argentifimbriella - Phyllonorycter Porphyrosela minuta Leigh Farm Park leaf miner on Ulmus alata D2160 2020 2 - Phyllonorycter moth - Cremastobombycia
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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 side of the white bands indicates Phyllonorycter; black edging on the distal margin indicates Cameraria (see Terry Harrison's comment here.