Nepticulidae

0093 (ABH4.017) Stigmella centifoliella, (Zeller, 1848)

KR00112

Leaf mine on Rose
Leaf mine on Rose
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
Leaf mine on Rose
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards
Leaf mine on Rose
Leaf mine on Rose
 Photo © Barry Dickerson


General Information

This moth has a purple-brown forewing with silver or very pale golden fascia.

 

The larvae create a long sinuous gallery mine.

Overwinters as Overwinters as a pupa.

Wingspan: 4-6mm.
Foodplant(s): roses (Rosa spp.)
Flying: Two generations, April-May and July-August
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Local

Regional Information

Recorded in 68 (25.2%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in October 2018

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 18 July to 12 December

Similar Species
Leaf mine on Rose
Leaf mine on Rose
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
Rose Leaf Miner Stigmella anomalella

Local
Larva/Leafmine:
Larva Type:
Colours:
Yellow, Brown