Lep:Heliozelidae
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6.003 Heliozela sericiella(Haworth, 1828)
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forms cut-outs in the leaf

 

Food Plant: Quercus (Oak)

Mine: June - July

Notes: A gall in petiole or midrib leads to an oval blotch then cut-out at base of leaf.

Data: 24.vi.2011,Hazelcroft, Gamlingay Wood, Huntingdonshire, VC31

Image:© Barry Dickerson

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