The Moths of Suffolk
334 Phyllonorycter viminetorum, (Stainton, 1854)

National Status : Nationally Scarce A

Distribution and abundance : Rare, possibly under-recorded

Habitats : Osier beds and marshy areas

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

Larval foodplants : Osier (Salix viminalis)

Morley's Final Catalogue : At Stowmarket by the Bishop, who bred it in 1932-5.

Wingspan details : Wingspan 8-9mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultPhyllonorycter salicicolella
Phyllonorycter hilarella
    Leaf-minePhyllonorycter salictella
Phyllonorycter salicicolella
Phyllonorycter dubitella
Phyllonorycter hilarella
Phyllonorycter quinqueguttella

Compare confusion species
    Adult
    Leaf-mine

Life history chart
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