Gracillariidae: Lithocolletinae

01292 Phyllonorycter quercifoliella, (Zeller, 1839)

BF0320 (ABH15.039)


General Information

This is the most common of the oak-feeding Phyllonorycters.


The larvae produce a small blotch mine on the underside of a leaf.

Wingspan: 7-9mm
Foodplant(s): oaks (Quercus spp.)
Flying: Two generations, April-May and August-September
UK Presence: Resident
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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