15.030 .... B&F 0305
Parornix scoticella (Stainton, 1850)
Status ..... A generally widespread moth across the UK and one of the commonest miners found on Whitebeam (Sorbus aria). There are several Nottinghamshire records and despite the difficulty with identifying adults of Parornix species, P. scoticella can be determined by their pure white palps.
Photographed at Market Warsop October 2023
Photographed at Market Warsop August 2013
Leafmine, photographed on Whitebeam (Sorbus aria) Market Warsop October 2013
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Parornix scoticella
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Jerry Clough. Martin Gray.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated January 2019

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