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15.048 ~ 0328 ~ Phyllonorycter junoniella
UK Status

Resident. Locally very common in Wales, northern England and Scotland.

Montgomeryshire Status

First recorded in 2011 in the north of the county. This is a moorland species so may well be overlooked.

Wingspan :   M & F, 7-8mm.

Confusion species

Other Phyllonorycter species, care should be taken.
Flight time & Voltinity (Univoltine+)





Lifestage data

Leaf miner. Eggs laid on underside of leaves. Larva mines the complete leaf, drawing the edges of the leaf downwards. Pupates within the mine.
Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by JEG, April 2011, Berwyns