15.019 .... B&F 0313
Acrocercops brongniardella (Fabricius, 1798)
Status .....A very local species across southern parts of the UK and certainly much restricted in Nottinghamshire. However, it is fairly easy to find in the Sherwood Forest area, where the leaf mines are conspicuous on Oak.
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Adult reared ex-Market Warsop larva, photographed June 2007
 
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Occupied leaf mine (left photo) and mature larva (right) photographed on Oak, Market Warsop May 2007
 
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Leaf mine on Holm Oak, photographed at Nottingham University's Jubilee Campus July 2020 
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Acrocercops brongniardella
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. 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 2021

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