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4.052 Stigmella ulmariae (Wocke, 1879)
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a long twisting gallery

 

Food Plant: Filipendula ulmaria ( Meadowsweet)

Egg: Normally on Upperside of leaf

Mine: June-July; September-October

Notes: A long twisting gallery, often doubling back as shown here. Is now considered to be that same species as S.filipendulae

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Bradley No: 58

Data: herbarium coll. David Manning

Image:© David Manning

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