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Food Plant: Pinus sp.
Mine: December - April
Pupa: In a white cocoon on the ground. The pupa is initially green, then darkens as it matures.
Notes: The larva feeds within the needle from the tip to base and exits close to the base (as shown). On emergence the larva is a green-blue colour.
Images:© Rob Edmunds
Data: 11.iv.2005, ex mine 16-18.iii.2005, Dwingelderveld, Drenthe, Nederlands, Willem Ellis