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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 3-4mm.

Foodplant: Creeping willow spp.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1868
Year last recorded1987
Number of records3
Number of individuals0
Unique positions3
Unique locations3
Adult records3
Immature records0

For the county, we have a total of 3 records from 3 sites. First recorded in 1868.


15.070 Phyllonorycter quinqueguttella 02 leaf mine underside
© Dave Shenton
15.070 Phyllonorycter quinqueguttella 01 leaf mine
© Dave Shenton

Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Very local.

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