00239 Bohemannia pulverosella, (Stainton, 1849)

BF0040 (ABH4.071)


General Information

This moth has a yellow head and an ochreous speckled appearance.


The larvae create a blotch mine in the leaves of apple. There is a diagnostic exit hole on underside of leaf that separates vacated mines from E. atricollis.

Overwinters as Overwinters as a pupa.

Wingspan: 6-7 mm.
Foodplant(s): apples (Malus spp.)
Flying: One generation, May
UK Presence: Resident
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

Similar Species

Larva Type:
Yellow, Brown