The Moths of Suffolk
101 Stigmella pyri, (Glitz, 1865)

Local Status : Non-Suffolk species

National Status : Nationally Scarce A

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

Larval foodplants : Pear (Pyrus communis),mining the leaves

Wingspan details : Wingspan 4-5mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultStigmella minusculella
Stigmella nylandriella
    Leaf-mineStigmella minusculella
Stigmella oxyacanthella

Compare confusion species
    Adult
    Leaf-mine

Life history chart
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