No Common Name Phyllocnistis insignis Frey & Boll, 1876    Synonyms: Hodges #0846.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Lepidoptera   >   Family Gracillariidae   >   Genus Phyllocnistis   

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Creates distinctive mines in the leaves of host plants, which include American Burnweed, Pale Indian Plantain, Coltsfoot, Woolly Ragwort, and Small's Ragwort.

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A Phyllocnistis insignis in Montgomery Co., Maryland (4/22/2018). Determined by Bob Biagi/BugGuide. Photo by Steve Scholnick. (MBP list)

A Phyllocnistis insignis in Cecil Co., Maryland (8/15/2017). Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

A Phyllocnistis insignis in Cecil Co., Maryland (8/15/2017). Verified by Charley Eiseman. Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

A Phyllocnistis insignis in Cecil Co., Maryland (8/15/2017). Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/28/2019). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/28/2019). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Carroll Co., Maryland (3/3/2021). (c) Emilio Concari, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Emilio Concari. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Montgomery Co., Maryland (11/26/2020). (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY). Photo by Katja Schulz via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Montgomery Co., Maryland (7/18/2020). (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY). Photo by Katja Schulz via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Allegany Co., Maryland (6/15/2019). (c) Judy Gallagher, some rights reserved (CC BY). Photo by Judy Gallagher. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Montgomery Co., Maryland (5/11/2019). (c) Carrie Seltzer, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Carrie Seltzer via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis leaf mines on Woolly Ragwort in Worcester Co., Maryland (3/25/2017). Determined by Terry Harrison/BugGuide. Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Cecil Co., Maryland (8/15/2017). (c) Josh Emm, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

A Phyllocnistis insignis leaf mine in Montgomery Co., Maryland (8/4/2018). Determined by Charley Eiseman/BugGuide. Photo by Steve Scholnick. (MBP list)

A Phyllocnistis insignis leaf mine on American Burnweed in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (8/25/2018). Verified by Charley Eiseman/BugGuide. Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis leaf mine on Coltsfoot in Frederick Co., Maryland (7/29/2018). Determined by Charley Eiseman/BugGuide. Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A Phyllocnistis insignis leaf mine in Harford Co., Maryland (9/7/2017). Note the caterpillar is easily seen in its mine. Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Dorchester Co., Maryland (5/25/2017). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis mines on Pale Indian Plantain leaves in Dorchester Co., Maryland (8/31/2016). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A leaf mine of Phyllocnistis insignis on American Burnweed in Frederick Co., Maryland (7/28/2017). Determined by Charley Eisman/BugGuide. Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/13/2020). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/13/2020). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Montgomery Co., Maryland (11/27/2021). (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY). Photo by Katja Schulz via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Montgomery Co., Maryland (11/27/2021). (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY). Photo by Katja Schulz via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Leaf mines of Phyllocnistis insignis on burnweed in Dorchester Co., Maryland (8/10/2019). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Garrett Co., Maryland (7/19/2021). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Washington Co., Maryland (7/10/2021). (c) Jim Brighton, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Garrett Co., Maryland (7/19/2021). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Garrett Co., Maryland (10/7/2021). (c) Jason J. Dombroskie, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Jason Dombroskie. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Garrett Co., Maryland (7/19/2021). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Montgomery Co., Maryland (8/29/2021). (c) David, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA). Photo by David via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Phyllocnistis insignis in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/13/2020). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)


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