Nepticulidae : Nepticulinae
Photo © AndreyMishchenko,  2007/07; Middle Volga Region, Russia, Ulyanovsk

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Stigmella incognitella
Grey Apple Pigmy
Stigmella ruficapitella
Red-headed Pigmy
Stigmella paradoxa
82 Scarce Thorn Pigmy
(Frey, 1858)4.020
Norfolk status
Adults fly around hawthorn bushes in late afternoon.

Leaf-mine: June-July.
Circular blotch mine without any gallery.

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2002.
Last Recorded in 2002.


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24/10/2002+28TF91 - Dereham
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Wingspan: 5-6mm.
Season: April - May
Foodplant:   Hawthorn.
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
 Immature Adult
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