The Moths of Suffolk
86 Stigmella roborella, (Johansson, 1971)

National Status : Common

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Local

Flight Period : Double-brooded; May to June and August to September

Larval foodplants : Pedunculate oak (Quercus robur) and other species of deciduous oak (Quercus), mining the leaves

Morley's Final Catalogue : Not listed

Wingspan details : Wingspan 5-6.5mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultStigmella incognitellaStigmella perpygmaeella
Stigmella paradoxaStigmella suberivora
Stigmella svenssoniStigmella samiatella
    Leaf-mineEctoedemia quinquellaStigmella atricapitella
Stigmella ruficapitellaStigmella svenssoni
Stigmella samiatellaStigmella basiguttella

Compare confusion species
    Adult
    Leaf-mine

Flight chart
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Leaf-mine occurrence
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Life history chart
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