Gracillariidae: Gracillariinae

0299 (ABH15.001) Parectopa ononidis, (Zeller, 1839)

KR01100

Mines on Red Clover leaves
Mines on Red Clover leaves
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
Mines on Red Clover leaves
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards


General Information
Wingspan: 7-9mm
Foodplant(s): Red Clover (Trifolium pratense), White Clover (Trifolium repens)
Flying: Two generations, May-June and August

Habitat

Coastal and chalk downland.

Regional Information

Recorded in 6 (2.2%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in September 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 14 July to 25 September

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 27 June to 13 October

Similar Species
Hemingford Grey, May 2012
Hemingford Grey, May 2012
 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies