Lep: Lithocolletinae
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15.088 Phyllonorycter sagitella (Bjerkander, 1790)
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the lower surface of the mine can appear reddish

Food Plant: Populus tremula (Aspen)

Egg: Underside of leaf

Mine: June; August-October

Notes: A rare miner in the UK. Discovered in 1977 in Gloucestershire. The lower surface of the mine can have small creases and appear reddish (as shown)

National Status: pRDB2

Bradley No: 366

Data: 12.viii.2005, Warwickshire, V38, John Langmaid

Image:©Ian Thirlwell

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