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15.028 Parornix anglicella (Stainton, 1850)
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the leaf is folded to form cones

Food Plant: Crataegus (Hawthorn) Sorbus torminalis (Wild Service Tree) occasionally Fragaria (Strawberry)spp.

Egg: Underside of a leaf

Mine: July; August-September

Pupa: In a folded leaf edge or on leaf-litter

Notes: In a small Phyllonorycter-like mine initially, but with brown rather than green lower epidermis. Later in two or more successive cones formed by folding leaf-lobes downwards

National status: Common

Bradley No: 303

Data: 2002, Lancashire

Image:© Ian Kimber

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