00113 Stigmella ulmivora, (Fologne, 1860)

BF0080 (ABH4.018)


General Information

This moth has a black head, bright coppery red forewings glossed with purple and a silver fascia.


The larvae produce a very variable mine, many of which have named forms.

Overwinters as Overwinters as a pupa.

Wingspan: 4-5mm.
Foodplant(s): elms (Ulmus spp.)
Flying: One generation, June
UK Presence: Resident
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

Similar Species

Larva Type:
Green, Blue