Field Tip Details

Species443 Cedestis subfasciella, (Stephens, 1834)
Taxon stageLarva
Time of yearMarch
FoodplantsScots Pine, Pinus sylvestris
TipThe shining pale-brown larva is to be found mining the leaves, it mines from the tip of the leaf downwards, leaving the mined portion full of excrement. [Tutt]
Submitted byTony PrichardTip statusChecked
CreatedSun 26-Feb-2006Last updatedSun 26-Feb-2006