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4.090 Ectoedemia subbimaculella (Haworth, 1828)
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the larva makes a slit at the base of the mine


Food Plant: Quercus (Oak)

Egg: Upper surface of the leaf

Mine: October - November

Notes: A gallery leads to blotch with slit in lower epidermis (as shown). Larva white, head and pronotal plate blackish-brown.

Data: Lancashire

Image:© Ian Kimber

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