Gracillariidae: Lithocolletinae

01267 Phyllonorycter lantanella, (Schrank, 1802)

BF0331 (ABH15.051)


General Information

The larvae mine the underside of leaves, between veins, causing the leaf to arch.

Overwinters as Overwinters as a larva.

Wingspan: 8-9mm
Foodplant(s): Wayfaring Tree (Viburnum lantana), Guelder-rose (Viburnum opulus), Lauristinus (Viburnum tinus)
Flying: Two generations, May and August
UK Presence: Resident
National status:


Chalk soils.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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