Leaf miner

Definition of Leaf miner

(Zool.) any one of various small lepidopterous and dipterous insects, which, in the larval stages, burrow in and eat the parenchyma of leaves; as, the pear-tree leaf miner (Lithocolletis geminatella).

See also: Leaf

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insect, leaf-miner
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