The Moths of Suffolk
66 Stigmella sorbi, (Stainton, 1861)

National Status : Common

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Rare

Flight Period : Single-brooded; May

Larval foodplants : Rowan (Sorbus aucuparia) and other species of Sorbus, mining the leaves

Records : Stallode (A Prichard, 3.x.2003)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Not listed

Wingspan details : Wingspan 5-7mm


Confusion species
    AdultStigmella lapponica
Stigmella confusella
    Leaf-mineStigmella mespicolella
Stigmella nylandriella
Stigmella torminalis

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Leaf-mine occurrence

Life history chart
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