Lepidoptera: Leaf Mines, cases and feeding signs

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The link shows new leaf mines by the month I found them. For details of food plants see www.irishwildflowers.ie

Eriocrania sparrmannella Eriocrania salopiella Eriocrania sangii Ectoedemia occultella (leaf mine) Ectoedemia minimella (leaf mine) Ectoedemia albifasciella (leaf mine) Ectoedemia septembrella (leaf mine) Stigmella aurella (leaf mine) Stigmella auromarginella Q (leaf mine) Stigmella salicis (leaf mine) Stigmella obliquella (leaf mine) Stigmella floslactella (leaf mine on Hazel) Stigmella tityrella (leaf mine) Stigmella hemargyrella (leaf mine) Stigmella ruficapitella (leaf mine) Stigmella anomalella (leaf mine) Stigmella centifoliella (leaf mine) Stigmella hybnerella (leaf mine) Stigmella oxyacanthella (leaf mine on Malus) Stigmella nylandriella (leaf mine) Stigmella crataegella (leaf mine) Stigmella microtheriella (leaf mine) Stigmella alnetella (leaf mine) Stigmella lapponica (leaf mine) Stigmella sp (leaf mine) Tischeria ekebladella (leaf mine) Incurvaria pectinea Heliozela resplendella (leaf mine) Psychoides filicivora (leaf mine) Psychoides filicivora (leaf mine) Lyonetia clerkella Bucculatrix maritima (leaf mine) Caloptilia stigmatella (leaf mine) Caloptilia syringella (leaf mine) Eucalybites auroguttella (leaf mine) Parornix anglicella (leaf mine) Parornix devoniella (leaf mine) Phyllonorycter harrisella Phyllonorycter quercifoliella (leaf mine) Phyllonorycter oxyacanthae Phyllonorycter spinicolella Phyllonorycter salicicolella (leaf mine) Phyllonorycter maestingella (leaf mine) Phyllonorycter coryli (leaf mine) Phyllonorycter rajella Phyllonorycter ulmifoliella Phyllonorycter emberizaepenella  (leaf mine) Phyllonorycter emberizaepenella  (leaf mine) Phyllonorycter nicellii (leaf mine) Phyllonorycter klemannella (leaf mine) Coleophora serratella (case) Apple & Plum Case-bearer, Coleophora spinella (case) Coleophora  alticolella/glaucicolella (case) Coleophora caespititiella (case) Perittia obscurepunctella (leaf mine on Lonicera) Aproaerema anthyllidella Mompha langiella Mompha langiella Mompha terminella (leaf mine) Mompha raschkiella (leaf mine) Mompha epilobiella Gypsonoma dealbana (leaf mine)

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