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Eriocrania salopiella (Stainton, 1854)

Small Birch Purple
2.0050 (B&F: 10)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Eriocranioidea
    »Family: Eriocraniidae


A resident species whose larvae are sometimes locally common in a few deciduous woods and commons across the region. Single-brooded, flying mainly during April and May. Larvae feed on birch. (Pratt, 2011)

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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