|0199 ~ Psychoides verhuella|
Resident. Widespread and local in England and Wales, more numerous in western counties.
First recorded in 2014 at Middletown in the east of the county. Probably an overlooked species.
Wingspan : M & F 9-12mm.
time & Voltinity
Woodland, hedgerows and gardens.
Leaf miner. Eggs laid on leaf. Larva first mines leaf, later forming a larval case and feeding on sporangia. Pupates in case.
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Photo by PRW, 28th May 2014, Commins Coch