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Phyllonorycter ulmifoliella (Hübner, [1817])

Red Birch Midget
15.0750 (B&F: 353)

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


Resident. Larvae are often fairly common and occasionally common in deciduous woods in both vice-counties. Double-brooded, flying mainly during May and August.
Larvae feed on (silver) birch. (Pratt, 2011)

Phyllonorycter ulmifoliella (Hübner, 1817)
Lindfield, 24 viii 2011
Photo: Bob Foreman
Phyllonorycter ulmifoliella (Hübner, 1817)
opened mine on birch showing pupa in cocoon
Stanley Common, 18 x 2012
Photo: Tony Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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