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Species Ectoedemia ulmella - Hodges#0049

Elm Leafminer ID Request - Ectoedemia ulmella St. Andrews leaf miner on Ulmus rubra SA692 2016 6 - Ectoedemia ulmella St. Andrews leaf miner on Ulmus rubra SA693 2016 3 - Ectoedemia ulmella Lake Crabtree leaf miner on Ulmus alata D1088 2018 2 - Ectoedemia ulmella Lake Crabtree leaf miner on Ulmus alata D1088 2018 3 - Ectoedemia ulmella Lake Crabtree leaf miner on Ulmus alata D1088 2018 4 - Ectoedemia ulmella Lake Crabtree leaf miner on Ulmus alata D1088 Ectoedemia maybe 2018 13 - Ectoedemia ulmella Lake Crabtree leaf miner on Ulmus alata D2469 2020 1 - Ectoedemia ulmella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Nepticuloidea (Pygmy Leafmining Moths)
Family Nepticulidae
Genus Ectoedemia
No Taxon (angulifasciella group)
Species ulmella (Ectoedemia ulmella - Hodges#0049)
Hodges Number
0049
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ectoedemia ulmella (Braun, 1912)
Nepticula ulmella Braun, 1912 (1)
* phylogenetic sequence #001325
Explanation of Names
Named for the host plant genus (Ulmus).
Size
Wingspan 4-4.5 mm. (1)
Food
Larvae mine the leaves of elm, including Ulmus rubra. (1)
Print References
Braun, A.F. 1912. Notes on the North American species of Nepticula, with descriptions of new species (Lepidoptera). The Journal of the Cincinnati Society of Natural History 21(3): 87-88 (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Notes on the North American species of Nepticula, with descriptions of new species (Lepidoptera).
Annette F. Braun. 1912. The Journal of the Cincinnati Society of Natural History 21(3): 84-101.