|15.029 ~ 0304 ~ Parornix devoniella|
Resident. Abundant throughout the British Isles as far north as Sutherland, but far more rare and local in the north.
Recorded quite well across the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 9-10mm.
Many species of Parornix are very similar, care should be taken with identification.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Woodlands and hedgerows.
Leaf miner. Eggs laid on underside of leaf. Larva forms a gallery which develops into a square blotch which enlarges as feeding continues. Pupates in an ochreous cocoon under a turned down leaf edge.