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Mantura sp.
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Food Plant: Rumex acetosa (Sorrel)

Mine: Summer

Notes: There are several Mantura species on Rumex and the adults need to be bred through to identify (as they cannot be identified from the mines or larvae). The larva is shown.

Data:, Ballachuan, Isle of Seil, Argyll, VC98

Image:© Carl Farmer

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