Lep:Nepticulidae
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4.074 Ectoedemia sericopeza (Zeller, 1839)
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cocoon

 

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. The cocoon is shown on the trunk of Acer platanoides

Data: 02.v.2011 Portsmouth Hants, VC 11

Image:© John Langmaid

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