Bucculatricidae

0271 (ABH14.007) Bucculatrix albedinella, (Zeller, 1839)

KR01052

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


General Information
Wingspan: 8-9mm
Foodplant(s): elms (Ulmus spp.), English Elm (Ulmus procera), Small-leaved Elm (Ulmus minor)
Flying: One generation, June

Regional Information

Recorded in 70 (25.9%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in October 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 07 May to 25 September

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 06 August to 24 November

Similar Species
Bucculatrix frangulella mine on Buckthorn
Bucculatrix frangulella mine on Buckthorn
 Photo © Barry Dickerson