Lep:Yponomeutinae
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16.024 Ocnerostoma friesei Svensson,1966
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pupa

 

Food Plant: Pinus sylvestris (Scots Pine).

Mine: December - March; June - July; September

Pupa: In a white cocoon between spun needles. The pupa is light brown and elongated (as shown).

Notes: The larva feeds within the needle from the tip to base and exits close to the base.

Data: 18.iv,2005 ex mine 16-18.iii.2005, Dwingelderveld, Drenthe, Nederlands, Willem Ellis

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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