Main: (Nepticulidae / Nepticulinae)
04.020 [B&F: 0082] Stigmella paradoxa (Frey, 1858)


Nationally scarce (Nb) in woodland, heathland, downland, marshes, river-banks and damp areas throughout much of England, Wales, southern Scotland and western Ireland. Not recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 4.3-5.1 mm. Larva mines leaves of Hawthorn, over-wintering as a pupa.

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