Nepticulidae

0030 (ABH4.096) Ectoedemia arcuatella, (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)

KR00303

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

General InformationOverwinters as Overwinters as a pupa.

Wingspan: c. 5mm
Foodplant(s): Wild Strawberry (Fragaria vesca)
Flying: One generation, June-July
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Local

Habitat

Chalk download.

Regional Information

This species has been recorded in Huntingdonshire, but without locational data.

Last recorded in October 1972

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 13 October to 13 October

Similar Species
Leaf mine on Apple
Leaf mine on Apple
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
Mines on Bramble sp.
Mines on Bramble sp.
 Photo © Barry Dickerson

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