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15.086 Phyllonorycter geniculella (Ragonot, 1874)
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Food Plant: Acer pseudoplatanus (Sycamore)

Mine: July, October

Notes: The mine is rounded, between veins. The lower epidermis with several small creases. The leaf may fold downwards if mine is at margin. The pupal cremaster has four thin spines arranged in two pairs (as shown)

Data: Top photo: 12.xi.2004, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; Bottom two photos: 11.xi.2004, Fleet, Hants, VC12

Images:© Top photo: Willem Ellis; Bottom photos: Rob Edmunds

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