The Moths of Suffolk
85 Stigmella suberivora, (Stainton, 1869)

National Status : Local

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Local, mainly in south-east of county

Habitats : Where the foodplant occurs

Flight Period : Double-brooded; May and September

Larval foodplants : Holm Oak (Quercus ilex), mining the leaves

Morley's Final Catalogue : Not listed

Wingspan details : Wingspan 5-6.5mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultStigmella ruficapitella
Stigmella roborella
Stigmella svenssoni
    Leaf-mineEctoedemia heringella

Compare confusion species
    Adult
    Leaf-mine

Leaf-mine occurrence
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Life history chart
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