Gracillariidae : Lithocolletinae
ABH BF
Photo © Rob Lee,  MV Trap, Cromer, 31/7/10

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Phyllonorycter acerifoliella
Maple Midget
Phyllonorycter joannisi
White-bodied Midget
 
Phyllonorycter geniculella
Sycamore Midget

(Ragonot, 1874)15.086/364
Norfolk status
Widespread.
One of three similar, mostly white with yellow/brown black edged markings, Acer-feeding Phyllonorycters.
Chevrons often extrude into the next.

Leaf-mine: July, October.
Mine is rounded, between veins.

Recorded in 35 (51%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1999.
Last Recorded in 2015.

 

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
25/11/2015+27TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
16/11/2015+27TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
16/11/2015+27TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
06/11/2015+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
25/10/2015+28TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
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Wingspan: 8mm
Season: Two Generations. May and Aug.
Foodplant:   Sycamore
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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