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Another adventive species

Observed: 7th October 2012 By: RHomanRHoman’s reputation in InvertebratesRHoman’s reputation in InvertebratesRHoman’s reputation in InvertebratesRHoman’s reputation in InvertebratesRHoman’s reputation in Invertebrates
citrella1
citrella2
Description:

An example of a species introduced into the UK. Found where ever Citrus trees are grown. The mine was found on a leaf of a lemon tree in an Oxfordshire garden centre. The tree is linked to the Netherlands, but perhaps came originally form the Mediterranean.

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Phyllocnistis citrella
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.