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33a0340 – 0771.2   Phyllonorycter mildredae Davis & Deschka, 2001

Greg Raterman
Distribution: OK, OH, FL (Davis & Deschka 2001).
Holotype: 7 mi E. of Naples, Collier Co., FL.
Larva and
Host Plants:
Salix caroliniana, S. nigra.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Phyllonorycter mildredae Davis & Deschka, 2001
Taxonomic Notes: Phyllonorycter mildredae Davis & Deschka, 2001, n. sp., Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 614:47.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Davis, D. R. & G. Deschka, 2001. Biology and systematics of the North American Phyllonorycter leafminers on Salicaceae, with a synoptic catalog of the Palearctic species (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 614: 1-89.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Phyllonorycter mildredae
Paratype - LG(cc) CBG Photog. Grp. (USNM)

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