Lep:Gracillariinae
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15.013 Caloptilia hemidactylella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
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Food Plant: Acer pseudoplatanus (Sycamore): Elsewhere: also on Acer campestre (Field Maple), Acer platanoides (Norway Maple)

Egg: Underside of leaf

Mine: July - August

Notes: Initially makes a full depth blotch mine then forms cones. A very rare moth in the UK.

Bradley No: 291

National Status: pRDB1

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