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38.049 Elachista stabilella Stainton, 1858
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Food Plant: Agrostis spp. (bent grass), Festuca arundinacea (Tall fescue), Deschampsia cespitosa (Tufted hair-grass), Brachypodium pinnatum (tor-grass)

Egg: at leaf tip (singly or in groups)

Mine: February-May; July

Notes: Mines downwards from leaf tip to stem. Makes a long narrow yellowish mine. May be up to four larvae in one leaf.

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Bradley No: 633



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