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Species Bucculatrix ivella - Hodges#0517

Baccharis Leaf Miner ID Request - Bucculatrix ivella Bucculatrix ivella Cocoon - Bucculatrix ivella mine in groundsel - Bucculatrix ivella St. Andrews leaf miner on Baccharis halimifolia SA1507 Bucculatrix ivella 2019 2 - Bucculatrix ivella St. Andrews leaf miner on Baccharis halimifolia SA1507 Bucculatrix ivella 2019 3 - Bucculatrix ivella Bucculatrix ivella Bucculatrix ivella Loxahatchee Refuge leaf miner on Baccharis halimifolia D1949 2019 2 - Bucculatrix ivella
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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 Bucculatricidae (Ribbed Cocoon-maker Moths)
Genus Bucculatrix
No Taxon (Section II (aster and mint leafminers))
Species ivella (Bucculatrix ivella - Hodges#0517)
Hodges Number
0517
Explanation of Names
Author: Busck, 1900
Food
Larvae feed on Baccharis halimifolia.(1)
Works Cited
1.Host Specificity And Biology Of Bucculatrix ivella Bucsck, A Potential Biological Control Agent For Baccharis halimifolia
W. A. Palmer and G. Diatloff. 1987. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 41(1), 23-28.