Lep:Lithocolletinae
  home | mines | species | plants | mine-keys | links | search | updates | newsletters | news | books
15.039 Phyllonorycter quercifoliella (Zeller, 1839)
< back | map | next >
medium sized mine

Food Plant: Quercus (Oak)

Mine: July, September - October

Notes: The mine is medium (>10mm) or large, single crease in lower epidermis. The frass surrounds cocoon in summer, but in U-shaped lining in autumn.

National Status: Common

Bradley No: 320

Data: 2002, Lancashire

Image:© Ian Kimber

sponsored by Colin Plant Associates (UK) LLP/Consultant Entomologists

www.leafmines.co.uk