Nepticulidae

0103 (ABH4.025) Stigmella nylandriella, (Tengström, 1848)

KR00129

 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards


General Information

This moth has a glossy grey/brown forewing.

 

The larvae produce a contorted gallery which often doubles back.

Overwinters as Overwinters as a pupa.

Wingspan: 3-5 mm.
Foodplant(s): Rowan (Sorbus aucuparia)
Flying: One generation, May-June
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Local

Regional Information

Recorded in 5 (1.9%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in August 2018

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 14 August to 29 October

Similar Species
Stigmella tiliae mine on Lime
Stigmella tiliae mine on Lime
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
Leaf mine on Hawthorn
Leaf mine on Hawthorn
 Photo © Barry Dickerson

Local
Larva/Leafmine:
Larva Type:
Colours:
Green