Main: (Nepticulidae / Nepticulinae)
04.021 [B&F: 0106] Stigmella torminalis (Wood, 1890)

 

Notes: Extinct in the British Isles, formerly confined to a small corner of one wood in Herefordshire. Unlikely to be recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 4-5 mm. Adults difficult to distinguish from other Stigmella species, and more frequently recorded in the larval stage, when mines are relatively easy to find where they are present. Larva mines leaves of Wild Service-tree, over-wintering as a pupa.

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