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Firethorn leaf miner

Phyllonorycter leucographella


5 mm long moth


Suburban garden

1 Species ID Suggestions

Firethorn Leaf Miner
Phyllonorycter leucographella Firethorn Leaf Miner Phyllonorycter leucographella - UKMoths

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KarenL 9 years ago

Great detective work Jacob! This was on pyracantha (firethorn) so I am sure your suggestion is correct.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 9 years ago

Incredible moth! An ID confirmation would be greatly appreciated, this is quite the shot in the dark!

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London Borough of Bromley, England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Jun 26, 2013
Submitted on Jun 26, 2013

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