Rahul Sharma

Micrurapteryx fumosella

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Gracillariidae
Scientific name  Micrurapteryx fumosella
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Micrurapteryx
Rank  Species

Micrurapteryx fumosella is a moth of the Gracillariidae family. It is known from Kyrgyzstan.

The larvae feed on Astragalus species (including Astragalus alpinus), Melilotus species (including Melilotus alba), Trifolium species (including Trifolium pratense) and Vicia species (including Vicia cracca). They mine the leaves of their host plant. The mine has the form of a blotch mine.

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Micrurapteryx fumosella Wikipedia


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