How to search leafminers on iNat by host species

URL search parameters

iNat has not made it easy, but it is possible to search for leafminers/parasites by the host species using url search parameters. To start go to all observations in this project (or anywhere else really), in this example the URL is:

Each chunk of this url after the ? is a 'url parameter', and each parameter is separated with a &. So this url is using these three ...more ↓

Posted on November 11, 2023 09:26 PM by brnhn brnhn | 0 comments | Leave a comment
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Leafminers are insect larvae spend part of their life feeding and growing inside of leaves or other parts of plants, like fruit or stems. They make blotches and lines on plant leaves that are very common to see. These include moths, flies, beetles, sawflies, and probably other groups.

Leafminers are not as well studied in Africa as the US and Europe, but this is a place to gather ...more ↓

brnhn created this project on April 16, 2022
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