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4.072 ~ 0019 ~ Bohemannia quadrimaculella ~ Four-spot Pigmy
UK Status

Resident. Local in England and Wales as far north as Durham.

Montgomeryshire Status

A single record (2008) coming from Llanfyllin in the north of the county.

Wingspan :   M & F, 7-9mm.

Confusion species

This species like many other species of Ectoedemia are very similar.
Flight time & Voltinity (Univoltine)


Probably damp or wet areas where alder is found.


Probably alder, but unconfirmed.

Lifestage data

Leaf miner. Pupa unknown. (Mines of some species are similar, care is required with identification).
Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by MDH, 27th July 2008, Llanfyllin