35.036 .... B&F 0747
Chrysoesthia sexguttella (Thunberg, 1794)
Status .....First recorded at Eakring in 2007. Seems common in areas of wasteground and similar habitats, but the vacated mines are recorded more than the adult moth.
Adult reared ex-larva, photographed at Ollerton August 2012
Full-grown larvae after vacating the mine, photographed at Ollerton August 2012
Leaf mine photographed on Goosefoot (Atriplex) at Ollerton August 2012
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Chrysoesthia sexguttella
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Martin Gray.

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Updated September 2023

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