|38.001 ~ 0590 ~ Perittia obscurepunctella|
Widely distributed across most of England, becoming less common in the north. It also occurs scarcely in Wales and Ireland.
First recorded at Middletown in the east of the county in 2020.
Wingspan : M & F 8-10mm
An obscurely marked species, so care should be taken when giving an id.
Leaf miner. Eggs laid on leaf. Larva forms a large inflated brown blotch. Pupates on the bark of the plant.
Photo by CBo, 12th June 2020, Middletown