Gelechia nigra (Black Groundling)

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Gelechia nigra (Black Groundling)

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: "Micro-heterocera" (Micro-moths)
Family: Gelechiidae (Twirler moths)
Subfamily: Gelechiinae
Genus: Gelechia
Species: Gelechia nigra (Black Groundling)

Host plants: Aspen (Populus tremula), Aspen and Poplar (Populus), Willows, Sallows and Osiers (Salix)