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4.093 Ectoedemia agrimoniae (Frey, 1858)
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larvae in mine


Food Plant: Agrimonia eupatoria (Agrimony)

Egg: Underside of leaf

Mine: August - November

Notes: The initial gallery is twisted and can follow the leaf edge. It contains broken linear frass. it then widens to form a blotch or gallery, with scattered frass. Larvae are shown in the mines.

Data: 02.ix.2010, Portsdown, Hants VC11

Image:© John Langmaid

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