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Phyllonorycter tristrigella (Haworth, 1828)

Elm Midget
15.0780 (B&F: 356)

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


Resident. Larvae generally occur singly or sparingly in a few shrubby places in both vice-counties, although they are occasionally common in West Sussex. Double-brooded, flying mainly during May and August, although this has yet to be confirmed in Sussex. (Pratt,2011).

Phyllonorycter tristrigella (Haworth, 1828)
Saltdean, 23 vii 2014
Photo: Tim Wilton
Phyllonorycter tristrigella (Haworth, 1828)
pupa firmly attached to lower epidermis
Chichester Gravel Pits, 05 x 2011
Photo: Tony Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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