|0882 ~ Mompha locupletella|
Resident. Widespread and locally fairly common throughout the British Isles as far north as Easter Ross.
Found in a few scattered sites throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 9-12mm.
time & Voltinity
Mainly in damp places.
Leaf miner. Eggs laid on the foodplant. Larva first mines a narrow gallery soon becoming an elongate blotch. Pupates in a whitish cocoon on adjacent vegetation or in leaf litter.
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Photo by PRW, 4th Sept 2006, Commins Coch