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Brand New Leafminer

This discolored patch discreetly tucked between the veins of a basswood (Tilia americana) leaf is the leaf mine of Phyllonorycter lucetiella (Gracillariidae), a moth. This is one of the first leafminers I ever raised to adulthood, from a leaf I collected in … Continue reading

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