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Species Aspilanta oinophylla - Hodges#0240.1

leaf mine - Aspilanta oinophylla Antispila emerging from Vitis leaves - Aspilanta oinophylla 17-acre wood leaf miner on Vitis sp. D838 2017 2 - Aspilanta oinophylla Wrightwood Park leaf miner on Vitis vulpina D2485 2020 1.1 - Aspilanta oinophylla Stagecoach Road leaf miner on Vitis sp. D2523 2020 1 - Aspilanta oinophylla Stagecoach Road leaf miner on Vitis sp. D2523 2020 3 - Aspilanta oinophylla Shield Bearer Moth - Aspilanta oinophylla Eagle Spur Trail leaf miner on Vitis cinerea adult D3084A 2021 3.1 - Aspilanta oinophylla
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Adeloidea (Fairy Moths and kin)
Family Heliozelidae (Shield Bearer Moths)
Genus Aspilanta
Species oinophylla (Aspilanta oinophylla - Hodges#0240.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Antispila oinophylla Nieukerken & Wagner, 2012 (1)
Explanation of Names
The specific epithet oinophylla, is from the Greek words oinos for wine and phylla for leaves, (“wine leaves,”) for the larval host plant. (1)
Forewing length: (1)
♂ 2.5–2.8 mm.
♀ 2.3–2.8 mm.
Collected specimens from Ontario, Quebec; Connecticut, Georgia, Kentucky, New York, Tennessee, and Vermont were examined for the species description. (1)
See Also
Aspilanta ampelopsifoliella Chambers, 1874
Works Cited
1.Antispila oinophylla new species (Lepidoptera, Heliozelidae), a new North American grapevine leafminer invading ...
E.J van Nieukerken, D. L. Wagner, M. Baldessari, L. Mazzon, G. Angeli, V. Girolami, C. Duso, C. Doorenweerd. 2012. ZooKeys 170: 29–77.