4.054 .... B&F 0079
Stigmella perpygmaeella (Doubleday, 1859)
Status .....Likely to be an under recorded moth in Nottinghamshire. This can be a difficult leaf mine to find. The yellow larva mines the leaf petiole at first, before later entering the leaf.
Leaf mine photographed at Holborn Hill Plantation October 2015
Leaf mines photographed at Eakring Flash August 2008
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Stigmella perpygmaeella
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Martin Gray.

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Updated January 2024

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