Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1279978

Observation date: August 09, 2020
Submitted by: tirvine2020
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found mining on Quercus sp. ID based on dichotomous key in Charley Eiseman's "Leafminers of North America." Larva is visible at the wider end of the mine.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: January 26, 2021
Coordinator notes: There's not much sighting data. mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu lists it as sighted in West Virginia and Maryland, but no further north. There's little data on this species. JR