Nepticulidae : Nepticulinae
ABH BF
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  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Stigmella incognitella
Grey Apple Pigmy
Stigmella oxyacanthella
Common Fruit-tree Pigmy
 
Stigmella malella
97 Apple Pigmy
(Stainton, 1854)4.013
Norfolk status
Brown forewing with shining white fascia beyond the middle.

Leaf-mine: June-July. Sept-Oct.
Narrow winding gallery that gradually widens.

Recorded in 18 (26%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2014.

 

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
05/07/2014+27TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
31/10/2013+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
05/10/2013+27TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
14/09/2013+27TM29 - Newton Flotman/Hempnall
11/11/2012+27TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
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Wingspan: 4-5mm.
Season: Two Generations. May and Aug.
Foodplant:   Apple.
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
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