Lep:Tischeriidae
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10.002 Tischeria dodonaea (Stainton, 1858)
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the larva

 

Food Plant: Quercus (Oak), Castanea (Sweet Chestnut)

Egg: Upper side of leaf 

Mine: September - November

Notes: A chestnut brown blotch on upper side of leaf, frass in concentric arcs. The larva is illustrated - note the brown head and yellowish body.

Data: 10.x.2004, Fleet, Hants, VC12

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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