The Moths of Suffolk
127 Emmetia angusticolella, (Duponchel, 1843)

National Status : Nationally Scarce B

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 4)

Distribution and abundance : Rare

Flight Period : Single-brooded; May to June

Larval foodplants : Dog Rose (Rosa canina agg.) and other roses (Rosa), mining the leaves

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

Morley's Final Catalogue : Listed as non-Suffolk

Wingspan details : Wingspan 8-9mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultTischeria ekebladella
Tischeria dodonaea
Emmetia marginea
Emmetia guanacella
Emmetia angusticolella

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Leaf-mine on Dog Rose - Stallode, Suffolk (3.x.2003) © A Prichard

Leaf-mine occurrence
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Life history chart
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