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4.092 Ectoedemia erythrogenella (Joannis, 1907)
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blotch mines are formed

 

Food Plant: Rubus fruticosus (Bramble)   

Egg: Upper surface of the leaf

Mine: October - December

Notes: A gallery filled with frass, leading to blotch. The mined area is purple-stained. A coastal species.

Data: 06.ix.2004, Hayling Island, Hants, VC11

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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