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Stigmella floslactella (Haworth, 1828)

Coarse Hazel Pigmy
4.0320 (B&F: 75)


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

Common

Resident. Larvae usually occur sparingly in deciduous woods in both vice counties, although sometimes common in few places. Perhaps increasing and seriously under recorded in the east. Double-brooded, flying mainly during May and August. Larvae feed on hazel and hornbeam. (Pratt, 2011)

Stigmella floslactella (Haworth, 1828)
tenanted mine on hazel
Chichester GP's, 24 xi 2011
Photo: Tony Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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