Image Number: 1791038

may be multiple mines per leaf,note larva within 2 or 3 mines, mature larva cuts elliptical hole from leaf mine, sandwiches itself between epidermal layers of cut-out pieces, drops to ground, and pupates
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Incurvarioidea
Family: Heliozelidae
Genus: Antispila
Subject: Antispila nysaefoliella Clemens
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, June 26, 1997
Image last updated:
Saturday, January 23, 2016