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14.051 Phyllonorycter lantanella (Schrank, 1802)
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cremaster
lateral view of cremaster

 

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. The lower epidermis is at first white, then brown. The cremaster ahs two hooked spines (one is broken in the photo above)

Data: 28.ix.2007, Amsterdam, The Netherlands - ex.mine, 15.vii.2007, Fleet, Hants, VC12

Image:© Willem Ellis

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