Very local, Rare.
Similar to P. blancardella, with which it shares foodplants, but is generally brighter and cleaner in appearance.
Leaf-mine: June - July, September - October
Mine difficult to distinguish between P.cydoniella and P.blancardella. Must be reared to confirm.
|Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required|
|Mine: Moth needs to be reared and, in some cases, possibly dissected. |
Recorded in 17 (25%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2000.
Last Recorded in 2019.