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4.078 Fomoria septembrella (Stainton, 1849)
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a gallery leads to a blotch


Food Plant: Hypericum (St John's Wort) 

Egg: Lower surface of the leaf

Mine: July, October - December (occasionally late August - early September)

Notes: A gallery with linear frass, leading to a blotch (as shown).

Data: 15.xi.2014, Ruberries Wood, Frogham, East Kent, VC15

Image:© David Shenton

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