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Ectoedemia heringella (Mariani, 1839)  
Status .....It is uncertain whether Ectoedemia heringella has been recorded in Nottinghamshire, previous to the finding of several leaf mines on Holm Oak at Colwick Country Park in June 2020. Its a moth which is currently extending its range, after being recorded for the first time in the UK at London in 2002. Trees usually become heavily infested with leaf mines.
Leaf mines, photographed at Colwick CP June 26th 2020
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Ectoedemia heringella  
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

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Updated June 2020

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