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Acrocercops astericola Leaf Blotch Mines on Eurybia sp. Host plant: Eurybia sp.<br />
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    comments (6)

  1. Impressive ID work as always! Posted one year ago
    1. It is impressive, and credit goes completely to Charley Eiseman for IDing it. Posted one year ago
      1. Charley is a badass! Posted one year ago
        1. Yep Posted one year ago
  2. Very nice! Posted one year ago
    1. Thanks! Posted one year ago

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''Acrocercops astericola'' is a moth of the family Gracillariidae, known from Canada and the United States .

The hostplants for the species include ''Eurybia divaricata'', ''Symphyotrichum cordifolium'', ''Symphyotrichum lateriflorum'', ''Symphyotrichum novi-belgii'', and ''Inula germanica''. The mine has the form of a flat upperside blotch mine.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Mar 1, 2021. Captured Aug 17, 2020 11:17 in 91 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069, USA.
  • Canon EOS 90D
  • f/5.0
  • 1/128s
  • ISO640
  • 100mm