Hym:Tenthredinidae
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Parna tenella (Klug,1816)
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the leaf rolls over

 

Food Plant: Tilia cordata (Small-leaved lime)

Mine: Summer

Notes: A local and scarce miner found on the large sucker growth. It makes large blotch mines, which cause the leaves to curl over (as shown). The leaf browns as the mine ages.

Data: 12.vi.2006, Fleet, Hants, VC12 ex mine 29.v.2006, Langenlois, Austria, Ewald Altenhofer

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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