Girish Mahajan

Micrurapteryx sophorivora

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Gracillariidae
Scientific name  Micrurapteryx sophorivora
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Micrurapteryx
Rank  Species
Similar  Cirrospilus, Gracillariidae, Eulophidae, Chalcid wasp, Agromyzidae

Micrurapteryx sophorivora is a moth of the Gracillariidae family. It is known from Kazakhstan, the European part of Russia and Tajikistan.

The larvae feed on Sophora species. They mine the leaves of their host plant. The mine has the form of a blotch mine.

References

Micrurapteryx sophorivora Wikipedia


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