Gracillariidae : Lithocolletinae

Similar Norfolk Species
Phyllonorycter ulicicolella
Gorse Midget
Phyllonorycter cavella
338 Golden Birch Midget
Zeller, 184615.059
Norfolk status
Local, Rare.

Leaf-mine: September - October
A large mine, 15-20mm long.

Recorded in 5 (7%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2013.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
26/09/2013+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
21/10/2010+28TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
25/10/2000+27TG03 - Holt/Swanton Novers
24/10/2000+27TG12 - Aylsham
15/05/2000127TG12 - Aylsham
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Wingspan: 7-9mm
Season: June - July.
Foodplant:   Birch.
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
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