Lepidoptera: Lithocolletinae

359 Phyllonorycter nicellii (Stainton, 1851)

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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.

Pupa: the cremaster is shown

Images: Rob Edmunds, Willem Ellis