Nepticulidae

0031 (ABH4.097) Ectoedemia rubivora, (Wocke, 1860)

KR00304

Mines on Bramble sp.
Mines on Bramble sp.
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
Mines on Bramble sp.
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards
Mines on Bramble sp.
Mines on Bramble sp.
 Photo © Barry Dickerson


General InformationOverwinters as Overwinters as a pupa.

Wingspan: 5-6mm.
Foodplant(s): Dewberry (Rubus caesius), Bramble (Rubus fruticosus)
Flying: One generation, late June-July
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Local

Habitat

Damp, shady situations. Woodland rides and riverbanks etc.

Regional Information

Recorded in 16 (5.9%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in October 2015

Recorded date range (Adult): 05 July to 10 July

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 29 September to 10 November

Similar Species
Leaf mine on Apple
Leaf mine on Apple
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
Whitley Bay
Whitley Bay
 Photo © Ian Fisher

Local
Larva/Leafmine:
Larva Type:
Colours:
White, Grey, Green, Brown