4.074 .... B&F 0021
Etainia sericopeza (Zeller, 1839)  
Status .....Rare/scarce across southern counties of the UK, with a few records into The Midlands area and at least one known record from south-west Nottinghamshire. The larvae mines the samara of Norway Maple (Acer platanoides) but is difficult to find. The egg is visible as a small white oval object on the wing of the samara, in the photographs below.
Leaf mine photographed at Berry Hill Park Mansfield, September 2015
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Etainia sericopeza
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated January 2016

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