Stigmella slingerlandella (Kearfott)
Distribution: Reported from MI, OH, and NY.
Larvae mine the tissue under the upper epidermis, which becomes nearly transparent.
Gus Howitt, MSU
The adult is a small, bronzy tan-colored moth, with a wavy darkish brown to black band at the outer third of the forewings (A). The larva is an annulated caterpillar that is transparent in the early instars and turns a more opaque greenish white when full grown (B).