Gracillariidae: Lithocolletinae

01293 Phyllonorycter quinqueguttella, (Stainton, 1851)

BF0348 (ABH15.070)


General Information

The larvae produce a large blotch mine on the underside of a leaf.

Wingspan: 6-7.5mm
Foodplant(s): Creeping Willow (Salix repens), Sandhill Creeping Willow (Salix arenaria)
Flying: Two generations, May and August
UK Presence: Resident
National status:


Marsh and heathland, usually coastal.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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