Phyllocnistis citrella

Citrus Leaf-miner


Species Codes

B&F 366b RES 15.0931

Other Names

Citrus Bent-wing

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Record Verification

Grade 3 adults are hard to separate from other species, so photos showing all critical ID features will be required, or in some cases a voucher specimen (seek advice before releasing the moth).

Grade L records of leafmines will require either the leaf or a good photograph.

Distribution Map

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Reporting Rate

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