Gracillariidae : Lithocolletinae
Photo © Dave Appleton,  21/04/2014 - Foxley Wood

Similar Norfolk Species
Phyllonorycter messaniella
Garden Midget
Phyllonorycter platani
London Midget
Phyllonorycter quercifoliella
320 Common Oak Midget
(Zeller, 1839)15.039
Norfolk status
Commonest of the oak-feeding Phyllonorycters.

Leaf-mine: July, September - October
small blotch on the underside of a leaf.

Recorded in 39 (57%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2014.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/09/2014+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
10/09/2014+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
08/09/2014+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
08/09/2014+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
08/09/2014+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
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Wingspan: 7-9mm
Season: Two Generations. Apr-May. Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   Oak.
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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