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betulicola group

St. Andrews leaf miner on Myrica cerifera SA128 2015 1 - Stigmella St. Andrews leaf miner on Alnus serrulata SA221  Stigmella maybe 2015 3 - Stigmella Stigmella caryifoliella mines on alnus incana - Stigmella Stagecoach road leaf miner on Corylus species D729 2017 2 - Stigmella Lake Crabtree leaf miner on Morella cerifera D1781 2019 8 - Stigmella Lake Crabtree leaf miner on Morella cerifera D1781 2019 9 - Stigmella unknown leaf mine on elm - Stigmella St. Andrews leaf miner on Alnus serrulata SA1746 Stigmella 2020 1 - Stigmella
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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 Stigmella
No Taxon betulicola group
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
corylifoliella species group
Explanation of Names
Author: Johansson, 1971
Numbers
8 species in North America; 36 spp. worldwide (1)
Food
Larvae are leafminers in trees and shrubs of the order Fagales (Betulaceae, Fagaceae, Myricaceae); 1 species is polyphagous