|4.022 ~ 0107 ~ Stigmella regiella|
Resident. Widespread and common in the southern half of England, spreading into Wales.
First recorded in the east of the county at Roundton Hill nature reserve in 2013, which was only the sixth record for north Wales.
Wingspan : M & F 4-5mm.
Many species of Stigmella and Ectoedemia are very similar.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Leaf miner. Eggs laid on underside of leaf. Larva first forms a narrow gallery which expands abruptly into a blotch. Pupates in a reddish-brown cocoon on the ground.