15.053 .... B&F 0332a
Firethorn Leaf Miner Phyllonorycter leucographella (Hübner, 1796)
Status .....Now abundant on Pyracantha bushes growing in parks and gardens throughout Nottinghamshire.
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Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP August 2010   Photographed at Eakring May 2007
 
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Leaf mine on Pyracantha photographed at Eakring January 2004   Leaf mine on Apple photographed at Sherwood Forest CP July 2011
 
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Leaf mine on Whitebeam (Sorbus aria) photographed at Market Warsop October 2013
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Phyllonorycter leucographella
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Colin Watkin. Graham and Anona Finch. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Phil Lee. David Hursthouse. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Jerry Clough. Tim Sexton. Phil Cadman. Stephen Palmer.

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 October 2017

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