The Moths of Suffolk
1050 Acleris kochiella, (Goeze, 1783)

National Status : Local

Local Status : Uncertain (SMP Status 4)

Flight Period : Double-brooded; June to July and September to April

Larval foodplants : On the leaves of elms (Ulmus)

Records : Burgh (A Prichard, 7.iv.1999), Aldeburgh (M Swindells, 16.vii.2006), Eye (P Kitchener, 19.vii.2006), Minsmere (R Harvey & J Higgott, 6.iii.2007)

Wingspan details : Wingspan 15-18mm


Confusion species
    AdultAcleris logiana

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Female (gen.det.) - Eye, Suffolk (19.vii.2006) © Paul Kitchener

Life history chart
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Further Photographs

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Confirmed by dissection, Jon Clifton - Dunwich, Suffolk (2.vii.2014) © Paul Kitchener