Lep:Heliozelidae
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6.003 Heliozela sericiella (Haworth, 1828)
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it mines the petiole then makes a cut-out in the leaf

Food Plant: Quercus (Oak)

Mine: June - July

Notes: A gall in petiole or midrib leads to an oval blotch then cut-out at base of leaf.

National Status: Local

Bradley Number: 154

Data: Lancashire

Image:© Ian Kimber

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