Lep:Lithocolletinae
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15.044 Phyllonorycter sorbi (Frey, 1855)
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underside of leaf

 

Food Plant: Sorbus aucuparia (Rowan), Prunus padus (Bird cherry), Sorbus aria Whitebeam ), Chaenomeles japonica (Japanese Quince)

Mine: June - July, September - October

Notes: A mine large with a strong crease in lower epidermis. Leaf-edge often folded downwards. Mine shown is on S.aucuparia.

Data: Lancashire

Image:© Ian Kimber

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