Lep: Lithocolletinae
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15.064 Phyllonorycter coryli (Nicelli, 1851)
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cremaster has 4 hooks


Food Plant: Corylus (Hazel)

Mine: July, September - October

Notes: The mine is upper side, over veins. Silvery, with brown speckling, later contracting to cause leaf to fold upwards. The pupal cremaster has four hooked precesses - the outer pair being broader than the inner ones (as shown)

Data: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Image:© Willem Ellis

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