|38.038 ~ 0608 ~ Elachista rufocinerea|
Resident. Widespread and common throughout the British Isles.
A single old record taken at Berriew in 1977.
Wingspan : M & F, 10-11mm.
It is often impossible to separate the adults of some species. In some cases differences can be seen in various life stages.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Grassland, bogs and heaths.
Leaf miner. Eggs laid on the leaf. Larva forms broad, flat transparent mine. Pupates without a cocoon under a slight web on a leaf or stem.