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4.082 Ectoedemia intimella (Zeller, 1848)
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larva feeding in leaf

Food Plant: Salix (Willow):   S.caprea, S.cinerea, S.fragilis, S. pentandra, S.phylicifolia.

Egg: Laid on midrib 

Mine: July - November

Notes: A gall in the leaf petiole, later the mine is in the leaf-blade, in a “green island”.

National Status: Local

Bradley No: 25

Data: Lancashire

Image:© Ian Kimber

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