Gracillariidae

Belongs within: Ditrysia. The Gracillariidae are very small moths with long antennae and long fringes on the hind wings. Larvae are typically leaf- or gall-miners though they may emerge in later instars (Nielsen & Common 1991). Characters (from Nielsen & Common 1991): Very small, slender; head usually smooth scaled; ocelli and chaetosemata absent; antennae nearly… Continue reading Gracillariidae