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Phyllonorycter muelleriella
Western Midget (Zeller, 1839)
Gracillariidae: Lithocolletinae
322 / 15.042
Photo © Dave Jones,  26/07/2018 - Stoke Holy Cross

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 7.5-9mm
Flight: May and August
Foodplant:   Oak
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Nationally scarce (Nb) in mature oak woodland in parts of the Welsh Borders, Lake District and Perthshire.

A strongly-marked species, with distinct darker-edged white strigulae against a golden-brown ground colour.

New for Norfolk at Stoke Holy Cross in 2018 (D. Jones, 26/07/18)

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2018.
Last Recorded in 2018.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
26/07/2018127TG20 - Norwich
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