Gracillariidae: Gracillariinae

01178 Parornix anglicella, (Stainton, 1850)

BF0303 (ABH15.028)


General Information

Genital dissection is necessary to distinguish this from similar species.


The larvae produce distinctive Phyllonorycter-like mines and later from two or more successive leaf cones.

Wingspan: 9-11mm
Foodplant(s): hawthorns (Crataegus spp.), Wild Service-tree (Sorbus torminalis)
Flying: Two generations, April-May and August
UK Presence: Resident
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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