Lep:Lithocolletinae
  home | mines | species | plants | mine-keys | links | search | updates | newsletters | news | books
15.052 Phyllonorycter corylifoliella (Hübner, 1796)
< back
the mine has brown speckling

 

Food Plant: Rosaceous trees/shrubs especially Crataegus (Hawthorn), Malus (Apple), also Prunus (Cherry)

Mine: July, September - October

Notes: The mine is in the upper epidermis of a leaf, usually over midrib or vein. The mine is at first silvery, later with brown speckling (as shown).

Data: Lancashire

Image:©Ian Kimber

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

www.leafmines.co.uk