< Aspilapteryx tringipennella

Calybites phasianipennella >

Euspilapteryx auroguttella Stephens, 1835

Gold-dot Slender
15.0160 (B&F: 297)
Previously:Eucalybites auroguttella (Stephens, 1835)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gracillarioidea
    »Family: Gracillariidae
      »Subfamily: Gracillariinae
        »Tribe: Phalacropterygini


A resident species, whose larvae occur sparingly but are widespread in the West, although adults are much less numerous. In danger of extinction in the East. Double-brooded, flying mainly from June to August. Larvae feed on perforate and slender St. John's-wort. (Pratt, 2011)

Eucalybites auroguttella (Stephens, 1835)
Crowborough, 24 viii 2016
Photo: Charles Waters
Eucalybites auroguttella (Stephens, 1835)
Rewell Wood, 02 vi 2020
Photo: Colin Knight

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

Copyright The Sussex Moth Group © 2022
Valid HTML5