|38.017 ~ 0622 ~ Elachista adscitella|
Resident. Fairly widespread in England and Wales.
First found in the east of the county in 2014 at Dolforwyn Woods Nature Reserve. Only the second record for north Wales.
Wingspan : M & F 9-10mm.
Many species of Elachista are extremely similar. In some cases differences can be seen in various life stages.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Sheltered woodland glades.
Leaf miner. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva mines a single blade of grass. Pupates on the ground.