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Stigmella splendidissimella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)

Glossy Bramble Pigmy
4.0470 (B&F: 53)

Synonym(s):
Stigmella dulcella (Heinemann, 1862)


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

Common

A resident species which is probably seriously under recorded. Larvae occur sparingly or fairly commonly in a few deciduous woods in both vice-counties. Single brooded, flying mainly in May. Larvae feed on water avens, dewberry, raspberry, and bramble. (Pratt, 2011)

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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