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Phyllonorycter harrisella (Linnaeus, 1761)

White Oak Midget
15.0340 (B&F: 315)

Synonym(s):
Phyllonorycter cramerella (Fabricius, [1777])


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

Common

A resident species, occurring singly in a very few deciduous woods across the region. Double-brooded, flying mainly from mid to late May and again from late July to late August. Larvae feed on oak. (Pratt, 2011)

Phyllonorycter harrisella (Linnaeus, 1761)
Eastbourne, 24 vii 2018
Photo: David Lester
Phyllonorycter harrisella (Linnaeus, 1761)
Reed Wood, Ashburnham, 23 v 2011
Photo: Dave and Pen Green

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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