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Acidia cognata (Wiedemann, 1817)
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larva in mine

 

Food Plant: Petasites sp. (Butterburs), Tussilago sp.(Coltsfoot),

Mine: early Autumn

Pupa: External to the mine

Notes: Makes upper surface blotches. The mines can be large if two or more mine the same leaf. The larva and the primary and secondary feeding lines are shown. Mines shown on Tussilago farfara

Data: 09.xi.2013, Montagne aux buis~Dourbes, (Namen), Belgium

Image:© Carina van Steenwinkel

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