Gracillariidae: Lithocolletinae

01305 Phyllonorycter schreberella, (Fabricius, 1781)

BF0352 (ABH15.074)


General Information

This moth has a metallic lustre and dark, leaden colours around the head and fringes, with silvery strigulae.


The larvae produce an oval mine sometimes crossing veins.

Wingspan: 6.5-7.5mm
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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