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4.060 Stigmella ruficapitella (Haworth, 1828)
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the larva is yellow with a brown head

Food Plant: Quercus (Oak)

Egg: Upper side of leaf

Mine: June - July, September - October

Notes: A short gallery, frass dispersed in later part of mine. The larva is whitish-yellow, head pale brown (as shown).

National Status: Common

Bradley No: 84

Data: 12.xi.2006, Fleet, Hants, VC12

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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