Lep:Tischeriidae
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10.001 Tischeria ekebladella (Bjerkander, 1795)
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white blotch mines are formed

 

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

Egg: Upper side of leaf

Mine: September - November

Notes: A whitish blotch on upper side of leaf. As the mine ages it can become a very pale brown colour (as shown).

Data: Hampshire

Image:© Ian Thirlwell

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