00444 Coptotriche marginea (=Tischeria) (=Emmetia), (Haworth, 1828)

BF0125 (ABH10.003)


General Information

This is a small brownish yellow moth with a metallic head and antennae.


The larvae produce a curved white gallery mine which leads to a broader pale brown blotch.

Overwinters as Overwinters as a larva.

Wingspan: 7-8 mm.
Foodplant(s): Bramble (Rubus fruticosus)
Flying: Two generations, May-June and August
UK Presence: Resident
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

Similar Species

Larva Type:
Green, Grey, Black