Lyonetia clerkella

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Betula pendula, Vorden: larva in its mine; the feet are recognisable as three pairs of tiny triangles: the larva lies in the mine belly-up.

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larva, ventral view; the larva is extremely slender, with deep intersegmental constrictions

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head and thorax, dorsal and ventral

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detail of the feet, and a pair of prolegs

4.vi.2008

mod 25.vii.2017