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10.006 Coptotriche angusticollella (Duponchel, [1843])
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blotch mines

 

Food Plant: Rosa spp.

Egg: on the leaf

Mine: September-October (occasionally a July generation)

Notes: Forms a blotch on the upper surface of the leaf, causing it to fold over (as illustrated). Formerly Emmetia angusticollella

Data: 10.x.2021, Clowes Wood, Kent, VC15

Image:© Will Langdon

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