Nepticulidae : Nepticulinae
ABH BF
Photo © Rob Lee,  Cromer 31/08/2013

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Stigmella crataegella
Common Thorn Pigmy
 
Stigmella hybnerella
99 Greenish Thorn Pigmy
(Hübner, 1796)4.030
Norfolk status
Widespread.
Male has black head, greenish golden metallic forewing with silver fascia. Female has black or orange head.

Leaf-mine: May-June. July-Sept. (Oct)
Slender direct gallery changing abruptly to a blotch, usually on the leaf margin.

Recorded in 33 (48%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2014.

 

‹ Stigmella desperatella  |  Stigmella floslactella ›

Determination
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
20/08/2014+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
20/08/2014+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
27/07/2014127TG40 - Reedham/Berney Arms
29/06/2014+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
26/06/2014+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
Express Record species ! [click here]
We need your records!
Do you have records of
Stigmella hybnerella?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2014
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Wingspan: 4-5 mm.
Season: April - May and July - August.
Foodplant:   Hawthorn.
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
Share this page

 
       
Photos Required | T-shirts | Yahoo Group | Data Policy
           
Underlying maps produced by MapMate™ using Digital Map Data © HarperCollins-Bartholomew 2014. Data © Norfolk Moths 2014. Technology based on work by Mark Yeates @ MapMate™