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Stigmella oxyacanthella (Stainton, 1854)

Common Fruit-tree Pigmy
4.0260 (B&F: 100)

Synonym(s):
Stigmella aeneella sensu auctt. nec (Heinemann, 1862)


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

Common

Resident. Larvae occurs sparingly in a few deciduous woods in both vice counties. Perhaps seriously under-recorded. Single-brooded flying mainly in May and June. Larvae feed on the leaves of apple, pear and hawthorn. (Pratt, 2011)

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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