Lep:Gracillariinae
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15.029 Parornix devoniella (Stainton, 1850)
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initail mine and leaf fold shown

 

Food Plant: Corylus avellanae (Hazel)

Egg: Underside of leaf

Mine: July, September

Pupa: In folded leaf-edge, usually on ground.

Notes: Early mine a squarish or triangular blotch with brownish lower epidermis. Thereafter two or three successive folds formed by folding the leaf margin upwards (initial mine and leaf fold shown above).

Data: 2002, Lancashire

Image:© Ian Kimber

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