Lep:Eriocraniidae
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2.002 Paracrania chrysolepidella (Zeller, 1851)
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larva, dorsal view

 

Food Plant: Corylus avellana (Hazel) and Carpinus betulus (Hornbeam)        

Mine: April - May

Notes: A very local species, making a typical blotch mine in the leaf. The larva is shown in dorsal view.

Data: 28.iv.2009, Hadleigh, Suffolk, VC25

Image:© Tony Prichard

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