The Moths of Suffolk
39 Ectoedemia heringi, (Toll, 1934)

National Status : Local

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Local

Habitats : Woodland

Flight Period : Single-brooded; July

Larval foodplants : Oak (Quercus), mining the leaves

Morley's Final Catalogue : Not listed

Wingspan details : Wingspan 5-6mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultEctoedemia albifasciella
Ectoedemia subbimaculella
    Leaf-mineEctoedemia albifasciella
Ectoedemia subbimaculella

Compare confusion species
    Adult
    Leaf-mine

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Gen. det. Jon Clifton - Eye, Suffolk (11.vi.2007) © Paul Kitchener

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Leaf-mine on oak - Hoxne, Suffolk (8.x.2011) © A Prichard

Leaf-mine occurrence
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Life history chart
JFMAMJJASOND
pupa pupa pupa pupa pupa pupaimago ovaimago ova ova ovalarva larvapupa pupa

Further Photographs

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Leaf-mine on oak - Hoxne, Suffolk (8.x.2011) © A Prichard