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4.074 Ectoedemia sericopeza (Zeller, 1839)
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mine in samara

Food Plant: Acer platanoides (Norway Maple)

Egg: On leaf-stalk in spring, on samara in summer

Mine: June, September - May

Notes: In wing of samara, mines into the seed with a short gallery (as shown)

National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Bradley No: 21

Data: 09.x.2006, Fleet, Hants, VC12

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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