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15.081 Phyllonorycter nicellii (Stainton, 1851)
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cremaster
lateral view of cremaster

 

Food Plant: Corylus (Hazel)

Mine: July, September - October

Notes: The mine is 15-20mm long with several creases in lower epidermis. It is lower side, strongly arched; a central green patch with brown flecks around edges. The cremaster has two curved spines (as shown).

Data: 10.xi.2007, Fleet, Hants,VC12

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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