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dogwood (Cornus)
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Heliozelidae
Mine starts as a short gallery along leaf edge, abruptly changing to a blotch, finally the
larva cuts out an oval hole 5.5 to 7mm along the longer axis. N.B. before the egg is laid
the female makes several ‘practice’ slits, which helps to separate this from the following
species [7-8]
Antispila metallella 158
Mine as above, but oval hole in blade of leaf measuring 4 to 5.5mm along the longer
Axis. There are no ‘practice’ slits at the egg site [8-10]
Antispila treitschkiella 159

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