Also published as part of the Featured Creatures collection: http://entnemdept.ufl.edu/creatures/BENEFICIAL/LEPS/Caloptilia_triadicae.html
Tallow Leaf Roller (suggested common name) Caloptilia triadicae (Davis) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae)
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