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

Host plant: Eurybia sp.

Acrocercops astericola Leaf Blotch Mines on Eurybia sp. Host plant: Eurybia sp.<br />
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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 11:16 in 91 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069, USA.
  • Canon EOS 90D
  • f/5.0
  • 1/166s
  • ISO640
  • 100mm