Main: (Gracillariidae / Lithocolletinae)
15.035 [B&F: 0316] Phyllonorycter roboris (Zeller, 1839)


Nationally scarce (Nb) in mature oak woodland in parts of England and eastern Wales. Not recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 7-9 mm. Imago fairly regular at light, but more frequently recorded in the larval stage, when mines are relatively easy to find where they are present. Larva mines leaves of Oak, over-wintering as a pupa in a cocoon.

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