Lep:Nepticulidae
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4.032 Stigmella floslactella (Haworth, 1828)
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early gallery is filled with frass

Food Plant: Carpinus (Hornbeam), Corylus (Hazel)

Egg: Underside of leaf

Mine: June - July, September - October

Notes: The early gallery is filled with frass, later leaving clear margins. The larva is a dull yellow, head pale brown. Mine shown on Hazel.

National Status: Common

Bradley No: 75

Data: 10.vi.2006 ,Fleet, Hants, VC12

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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