Lep:Nepticulidae
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4.075 Ectoedemia louisella (Sircom, 1849)
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Food Plant: Acer campestre (Field Maple)

Egg: on the wing of a samara

Mine: June, August - September, October

Notes: The larva feeds on buds in the spring. In the Summer it feeds on seeds and the gallery can be seen in the the samaras.

Data: 17.viii.2011, Cams Bay, Hants, VC 11

Image:© John Langmaid

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