Nepticulidae : Nepticulinae
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Immature stages

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Stigmella trimaculella
Black-poplar Pigmy

(Haworth, 1828)73 / 4.039
Norfolk status
Habitats where foodplant occurs.
Adults have cryptic wing pattern each with three creamy patches.

One of a few Nepticulidae that can be identified as adults by forewing markings.

Leaf-mine: June-July. Sept-Oct.

Recorded in 33 (48%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
07/11/2020228TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
05/10/2020+28TF80 - Swaffham
22/09/2020+27TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
13/09/2020+28TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
12/09/2020127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Wingspan: 5-6 mm.
Flight: May and Aug.
Foodplant:   Black Poplar, Italian Poplar, Lombardy Poplar.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: -  Mine: A
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