|0090 ~ Stigmella tiliae|
Resident. A woodland species found locally through England and Wales
This species was first recorded in 2016 at Breidden Hill in the north of the county.
Wingspan : M & F 4.5-6mm.
Many species in this group are very similar. One of the best ways of separating them is to examine the type of leaf-mine.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Leaf miner. Eggs laid on underside of leaf. Larva forms a highly contorted mine throughout the leaf. Pupates spun on the leaf.
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