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Stigmella alnetella

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Nepticulidae
Scientific name  Stigmella alnetella
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Stigmella
Rank  Species
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Similar  Stigmella betulicola, Stigmella confusella, Stigmella splendidissimella, Stigmella lemniscella, Stigmella incognitella

Stigmella alnetella is a moth of the Nepticulidae family. It is found in all of Europe, except the Balkan Peninsula.

The wingspan is 3.9-4.8 mm.

The larvae feed on Alnus cordata and Alnus glutinosa. They mine the leaves of their host plant. There is usually only one mine in a leaf. Pupation takes place outside of the mine.

References

Stigmella alnetella Wikipedia


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