Gracillariidae: Gracillariinae

0285 (ABH15.007) Azalea Leaf Miner Caloptilia azaleella, (Brants, 1913)



General InformationOverwinters as Overwinters as an egg.
Both sexes come to light.

Wingspan: 10-11mm
Foodplant(s): Azalea sp. (Ericaceae)
Flying: Three generations, May-October
UK Presence: Accidental Introduction
National status: Local

Regional Information

Recorded in 1 (0.4%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in July 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 26 July to 31 July