|Comma, Polygonia c-album, on Buddleia|
Byfield, 24 September, 2013
|Mine formed by the larva of the Poplar Bent-wing, |
a tiny moth, Byfield, 23 September, 2013
A rather different form of mine is that of the Hornbeam Midget, Phyllonorycter tenerella. The Hornbeam is not a native tree in Northants but is widely planted, and this tiny moth has increased its range as a result of these plantings.
|Mine of the Hornbeam Midget, Phyllonorycter tenerella|
Byfield playing fields, 23 September, 2013
|Leaf mine on sow-thistle made by the larva of a fly,|
Ophiomyia beckeri. Byfield. 10 September, 2013
In my next blog I'll try to be less self-indulgent and write about something interesting!