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4.032 Stigmella floslactella (Haworth, 1828)
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the larva has a brown head


Food Plant: Carpinus (Hornbeam), Corylus (Hazel)

Egg: Underside of leaf

Mine: June - July, September - October

Notes: The early gallery is filled with frass, later leaving clear margins. The larva is a dull yellow, head pale brown (as shown).

Data: Lancashire

Image:© Ian Kimber

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