Lep: Tortricidae
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49.165 Cleypha woodiana (Barrett, 1882)
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mature mine

Food Plant: Viscum album (Mistletoe)

Mine: September - May

Notes:The larva overwinters in a narrow crescent shaped mine on the the lower leaf surface and then forms a large blotch mine next spring(as shown) . A rare miner, being found in old apple orchardsand in hedgerows in the West of England and South Wales

National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Bradley No: 1066

Data: 9.v.2009, Bollow, Gloucestershire, VC33

Image:© James McGill

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