Gracillariidae: Lithocolletinae

01308 Phyllonorycter sorbi, (Frey, 1855)

BF0324 (ABH15.044)


General Information

This species can be distinguished from P. oxyacanthae and P. mespilella by the food plant.

Wingspan: 7.5-8.5mm
Foodplant(s): Rowan (Sorbus aucuparia), Bird Cherry (Prunus padus), Common Whitebeam (Sorbus aria)
Flying: Two generations, April-May and August
UK Presence: Resident
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

Similar Species

Larva Type:
Yellow, brown