|0265 ~ Bucculatrix cristatella|
Resident. Widespread and locally common in England.
A single record from the north-east of the county at Asterley Rocks in 2005.
Wingspan : M & F, 6-7mm.
time & Voltinity
Downland, grassland and roadside verges.
Leaf miner. Eggs laid on upperside of leaf. Larva mines along margins of leaf, it later feeds externally from above. Pupates in white cocoon on foodplant or in vegetation below.
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