|0040 ~ Bohemannia pulverosella|
Resident. Widespread in Britain as far north as mid Scotland.
Just two records from the extreme eastern and western edges of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 6-7mm.
This species is not easily distinguished from others. A good way of separating it is to examine the leaf-mine in the foodplant.
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Where apple is found, both wild and cultivated.
Leaf miner. Eggs laid on either side of the leaf. Larva forms a twisted gallery which goes into a blotch.
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Photo by DB, 13th Oct 2013, Middletown
Leaf mine on crab apple.