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4.032 Stigmella floslactella (Haworth, 1828)
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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. The larva exits the mine to form a white cocoon (as shown).

Data: 10.vi.2006 ,Fleet, Hants, VC12

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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