|0368 ~ Phyllocnistis unipunctella|
Resident. Widespread and common in England and Wales as far north as Cheshire.
Very few records.
Wingspan : M & F, 7-8mm.
Care should be taken, very similar to other species of Phyllocnistis.
time & Voltinity
Open country, woodlands and gardens.
Leaf miner. Eggs laid on either side of leaf. Larva forms a long irregular gallery. Pupates in a silken cocoon at the end of the mine.
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Photo by JEG, 4th Aug 2014, Llyn Coed y Dinas