Lep:Nepticulidae
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4.030 Stigmella hybnerella (Hübner, 1796)
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the larva is pale, with a brown head

 

Food Plant: Crataegus (Hawthorn)

Egg: Underside of leaf

Mine: End of May-Jun, Aug-Sep

Notes: The frass linear in early gallery, widening to blotch with dispersed frass. The larva is whitish, head brown (as shown).

Data: 06.ix.2006, Fleet, Hants,VC12

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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