Gracillariidae : Gracillariinae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Chris Knott,  Great Ellingham 02/08/2016 Male, gen. det. by Jon Clifton.

Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Parornix torquillella
Blackthorn Slender
Parornix scoticella
Rowan Slender
Upload a Photo
 
Parornix finitimella
Pointed Slender

(Zeller, 1850)308 / 15.032
Norfolk status
Local.

Adults of all Paronix species are very similar and determination requires genital dissection or rearing of larvae.

Leaf-mine: June-July, August-October
Very similar mine to next species.
gallery leading to a grey/white blotch, then two or more leaf folds.
(Larva grey with black rings on legs.)

Verification Grade Comment: Vacated spinnings unidentifiable. Examination of larval morphology required.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Mine: Either the leaf or a good photograph required

Recorded in 18 (26%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1986.
Last Recorded in 2019.
Additional Stats

Parornix scoticella  |  Parornix torquillella >

Determination
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
28/09/2019128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
02/09/2019128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
19/08/2018128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
02/08/2018128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
24/07/2018128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
Show Details | 1990 to 2018 | 2000 to 2018 |
Express Record Parornix finitimella
We need your records!
Do you have records of Parornix finitimella?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2019
   

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Wingspan: 9-10mm
Season: Two Generations. May - Aug.
Foodplant:   Blackthorn, Wild Plum
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4  Mine: L
 Immature Adult
Share this page


Photos Required | T-shirts | Data Policy | Cookies Policy
    
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ 2019. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2019. Data © NOLA™ 2019
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy