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Stigmella nylandriella
Common Rowan Pigmy (Tengsdtröm, 1848)
Nepticulidae: Nepticulinae
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Photo © Jim Swalwell

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Wingspan: 4-5 mm.
Flight: May and June.
Foodplant:   Rowan.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: -  Mine: L
Norfolk Status
Glossy grey/brown forewing.

Leaf-mine: July and Aug.
Contorted gallery, often doubling back.

Mine: Either the leaf or a good photograph required

Recorded in 25 (36%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
21/07/2020+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
12/10/2019128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
31/08/2019+27TG14 - Sheringham
07/08/2019+28TF93 - Fakenham/Walsingham
10/10/2018+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
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