Gracillariidae: Lithocolletinae

01322 Phyllonorycter tristrigella, (Haworth, 1828)

BF0356 (ABH15.078)


General Information

This species has two charactistic bands across the forewing and a chevron-like mark nearer the wingtip.


The larvae produce a long, narrow tubular leaf mine.

Wingspan: 7.5-8.5mm
Foodplant(s): elms (Ulmus spp.)
Flying: Two generations, May and August
UK Presence: Resident
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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