Gracillariidae: Lithocolletinae

01319 Phyllonorycter trifasciella, (Haworth, 1828)

BF0361 (ABH15.083)


General Information

This species is unusual among the Phyllonorycters in that it has three generations.


The larvae initially produce a twisting leaf mine, later producing a cone.

Wingspan: 7-8mm
Foodplant(s): honeysuckles (Lonicera spp.), Himalayan Honeysuckle (Leycesteria formosa), Snowberry (Symphoricarpos albus)
Flying: Three generations, May, August and November
UK Presence: Resident
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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