Gracillariidae : Lithocolletinae
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Immature stages

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Phyllonorycter messaniella
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Phyllonorycter quercifoliella
Common Oak Leaf-miner

(Zeller, 1839)320 / 15.039
=Common Oak Midget

Norfolk status
Common.
Commonest of the oak-feeding Phyllonorycters.

Note the length of the wing streak extends to almost two-thirds of the wing. The streak in the similar Phyllonorycter messaniella barley reaches the middle.

Leaf-mine: July, September - October
small blotch on the underside of a leaf.

Verification Grade Comment: Mine: Reared or puparium cremasters examined.

Mine: Moth needs to be reared and, in some cases, possibly dissected.

Recorded in 57 (77%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2024.
Additional Stats

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
17/05/2024127TG32Neatishead / Barton Broad
09/05/2024127TG32Neatishead / Barton Broad
30/04/2024128TF63Snettisham
18/04/2024127TG32Neatishead / Barton Broad
14/04/2024128TF63Dersingham
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Wingspan: 7-9mm
Flight: Two Generations. Apr-May. Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   Oak.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2  Mine: R
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