Gracillariidae : Lithocolletinae
Photo © Allan Drewitt,  Dersingham, 9 August 2011

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Phyllonorycter corylifoliella
Hawthorn Midget
Phyllonorycter leucographella
Firethorn Leaf-miner

Zeller, 185015.053/332a
Norfolk status
Discovered in Essex in 1989.
Now fairly common in gardens and other suburban habitats.

Leaf-mine: July, October - April
Mine on upper side of leaf and silvery.

Recorded in 52 (75%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1998.
Last Recorded in 2015.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
18/10/2015127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
10/10/2015+27TG50 - Yarmouth
17/09/2015127TG20 - Norwich
10/09/2015+28TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
06/09/2015128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
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Wingspan: 7-9 mm
Season: April - October (multiple gens)
Foodplant:   Pyracantha, hawthorn, apple
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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