Lep:Nepticulidae
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4.097 Ectoedemia rubivora (Wocke, 1860)
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the gallery is contorted

 

Food Plant: Rubus (Bramble)        

Egg: Lower surface of the leaf

Mine: October

Notes: A contorted gallery with dispersed frass, leading to a blotch. Larva greenish-white with green gut-line and brown head (as shown).

Data: Yorkshire

Image:© Charles Fletcher

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