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15.064 (BF342)

Nut Leaf Blister Moth   

Phyllonorycter coryli
Adult: 4
Leaf Mine: A
Resident. Local.

Life cycle

Mines: June-August, September-October.  White mine on upper side of a Hazel leaf, often several per leaf.  Adults fly May-June, July-September.

Larval foodplants



The first for Dumfries & Galloway was of leaf-mines found at Caerlaverock, Dumfriesshire, on 10th July 1982 by E. C. Pelham-Clinton, while the first for Kirkcudbrightshire was of leaf-mines found at Wood of Cree on 25th June 2005 during a Scottish Entomologists’ gathering.

40 record(s) from 13 hectad(s) in D&G

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 2022 2022

 UK Moths website - further information on species (with photos)

 East Scotland Butterfly Conservation website - national distribution maps and phenology

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