European Hym:Tenthredinidae
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Hinatara recta (Thomson, 1871)
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mines are formed on young saplings

 

Food Plant: Acer platanoides (Norway Maple)

Mine: May

Notes: Forms blotch mines on the leaf tips of very young, tender leaves. The mine has a characteristically speckled appearance due to frass deposition. Mines above are on saplings 20-40cms tall

Data: v.2004, Neulengbach, Austria

Image:© Ewald Altenhofer

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