10.003 .... B&F 0125
Coptotriche marginea (Haworth, 1828) .... Formerly known as Emmetia marginea
Status .....Best looked for by searching for the leaf mine, which is usually common on Bramble throughout most of Nottinghamshire. Adults can be easily reared from occupied mines.
Photographed ex-leaf mine, Misson Carr July 2023
Photographed February 2004 (reared ex pupa) . Leaf mine, photographed at Lound Wood July 2004
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Coptotriche marginea
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Jerry Clough. Tim Sexton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Stephen Palmer. Martin Gray. Phil Cadman. Ian Ellis. Tom Shields. Julie Lockett.

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 2024
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