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4.097 Ectoedemia rubivora (Wocke, 1860)
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the larva is pale with a brown head

Food Plant: Rubus (Bramble), Agrimonia eupatoria (Agrimony)       

Egg: Lower surface of the leaf

Mine: October

Notes: A contorted gallery with dispersed frass, leading to a blotch. Larva greenish-white with green gut-line and brown head (as shown).

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Bradley No: 31

Data: 13.x.2005, Olney Lane End, Yardley Chase, Northants, VC32

Image:© David Manning

Heath t, 1983, The Moths and Butterflies of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 2
Emmet,1998 A field Guide to the Smaller British Lepidoptera

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