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Acrocercops brongniardella (Fabricius, 1798)

Brown Oak Slender
15.0190 (B&F: 313)

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


A resident species, with larvae usually occurring singly and occasionally sparingly in a few deciduous woods across the region. Generally single-brooded but adults have appeared in every month between May and September. Larvae feed on oak. (Pratt, 2011)

Acrocercops brongniardella (Fabricius, 1798)
Lindfield, 08 x 2011
Photo: Bob Foreman
Acrocercops brongniardella (Fabricius, 1798)
mine on Holm Oak
Hampshire, 13 xi 2012
Photo: Tony Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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