|0087 ~ Stigmella svenssoni|
Resident. Widespread and uncommon.
Two records in the county, the last at Llanidloes in 1990.
Wingspan : M & F, 6-7mm.
Many species of Stigmella are similar. A good way of separating them is to examine the type of leaf-mine in the foodplant.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Leaf miner. Eggs are laid on the underside of the leaf. Larva forms an irregular gallery. (Mines of some species are similar, care is required with identification).
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