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2.005 Eriocrania salopiella (Stainton, 1854)
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vacated mine


Food Plant: Betula (Birch)        

Mine: May - June

Notes: The early gallery starts in the centre of the leaf (as shown). It is a linear track which widens to a large blotch at the leaf edge, with frass in long threads. 

Data: 30.v.2003, South Hampshire, VC11

Image:© John Langmaid

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