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Stigmella viscerella (Stainton, 1853)

Plain Elm Pigmy
4.0190 (B&F: 95)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Nepticuloidea
    »Family: Nepticulidae
      »Subfamily: Nepticulinae
        »Tribe: Nepticulini


Resident. Larvae are sometimes common in a few places in several different habitats in both vice counties. Perhaps seriously under-recorded. Usually single-brooded flying mainly during May and June. Larvae feed on English elm. (Pratt, 2011)

Stigmella viscerella (Stainton, 1853)
vacated mine on Ulmus procera
Sidlesham, 19 xi 2011
Photo: Tony Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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