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Phyllonorycter schreberella (Fabricius, 1781)

Small Elm Midget
15.0740 (B&F: 352)


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

Common

Resident. Larvae are usually fairly common and sometimes common in shrubby places in the south-west; undetected in East Sussex since 1983.
Double-brooded, flying mainly during May and August, sometimes from late April and late July.
Larvae feed on elm. (Pratt, 2011)

Phyllonorycter schreberella Fabricius, 1781
pupa loosely attached to upper epidermis
Chichester Gravel Pits, 05 x 2011
Photo: T Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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