Lep:Lithocolletinae
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15.079 Phyllonorycter stettinensis (Nicelli, 1852)
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an early mine is shown

 

Food Plant: Alnus (Alder)

Mine: July, October

Notes: The mine is upper side, oval, over midrib or side-vein - the upper epidermis flimsy with one strong crease. The early, developing mine is shown and has yet to develop the central crease. The pupa is formed in a white cocoon

Data: 03.vii.2005, Fleet, Hants, VC12

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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