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Species Marmara fraxinicola - Hodges#0709

Serpentine Miner Moth - Marmara fraxinicola Leigh Farm Park stem miner on Fraxinus americana D423 2017 5 - Marmara fraxinicola Pelham Road stem miner on Fraxinus americana D1390 2019 3 - Marmara fraxinicola Bark mine on green ash - Marmara fraxinicola Marmara fraxinicola Salmon creek site stem miner on Fraxinus profunda  2022 4 - Marmara fraxinicola Salmon creek site stem miner on Fraxinus profunda  2022 6 - Marmara fraxinicola Marmara fraxinicola
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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 Marmarinae
Genus Marmara
Species fraxinicola (Marmara fraxinicola - Hodges#0709)
Hodges Number
0709
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Marmara fraxinicola Braun, 1922
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Identification
Difficult group from photos.
Food
The larvae feed on several species of ash including:
Fraxinus americana L. (white ash).
Fraxinus pennsylvanica Marshall (green ash).
Print References
Braun, A.F. 1922. Microlepidoptera: notes and new species. The Canadian Entomologist 54. 90.