Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Stigmella quercipulchella (Chambers, 1882)


Family: Nepticulidae
Subfamily:
Identification:
Wing Span: 0.45 cm
Life History:
Flight:
Caterpillar Hosts: The larvae feed on Quercus species, including Q. palustris, Q. marilandica and Q. rubra.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Illinois and Ontario.
Conservation:
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