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14.051 Phyllonorycter lantanella (Schrank, 1802)
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top surface of leaf

 

Food Plant: Viburnum lantana (Wayfaring Tree), occasionally V. opulus (Guelder Rose), V. tinus (Laurustinus).

Mine: July, September - April

Notes: The mine is underside, between veins, causing leaf to arch (as shown). The lower epidermis is at first white, then brown. Mine shown is on Virburnum lantana.

Data: 18.xi.2013, Keynsham, North Somerset, VC6

Image:© Paul Wilkins

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