Lep:Nepticulidae
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4.025 Stigmella nylandriella (Tengsdtröm, 1848)
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larva in mine

 

Food Plant: Sorbus aucuparia (Rowan)

Egg: Underside of leaf

Mine: July - August

Notes: A long sinuous mine, frass variable, which often follows leaf-edge. The larva is green (as shown at end of gallery on left), head pale brown.

Data: 19.x.2010, Hindhead, Surey, VC17

Image:© John Langmaid

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