Lep:Lithocolletinae
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15.060 Phyllonorycter ulicicolella (Stainton, 1851)
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frass within mine

 

Food Plant: Ulex europaeus (Gorse)

Mine: September - May

Pupa: within the mine

Notes: A rarely found mine. The larva feeds in the epidermis and in this mine the frass deposited lower down, towards the base of the spine.

Data: 28.iii.2005, Fleet, Hants, VC12

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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