Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Common
Local Status: Scarce and thinly distributed resident.
Local Record: Grade 3 adult, 2 leaf-mine See here for explanation
Flight time: Two generations, May and Aug.
Foodplant: Alder spp.
|Year first recorded||1889||1999||1889|
|Year last recorded||2010||2004||2010|
|Number of records||21||2||46|
|Number of individuals||12||1||26|
For the region, we have a total of 46 records from 36 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1889.
Most records are of leafmines. Refer leafmines.co.uk.
For further information refer UK Moths.