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15.076 Phyllonorycter emberizaepenella (Bouché, 1834)
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a large mine is formed


Food Plant: Lonicera (Honeysuckle), Symphoricarpos (Snowberry) occasionally Leycesteria formosa (Himalayan Honeysuckle)

Mine: July, September - October

Notes: The mine is large, occupying most of leaf. The lower epidermis with several strong creases. Mine illustrated is on L.formosa and was identified from the pupal cremaster.

Data: 02.i.2006, Fleet, Hants, VC12

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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