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15.056 (BF335)

Long-streak Midget   

Phyllonorycter salicicolella
Adult: 4
Leaf Mine: R
Resident. Rare.

Life cycle

Mines: July, September-November.  Adults fly May, August.

Larval foodplants

Willow species.


The first for Dumfries & Galloway was of leaf-mines found at New Galloway, Kirkcudbrightshire, on 14th July 1994 by A. M. Emmet.

2 record(s) from 2 hectad(s) in D&G

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 2020

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

 East Scotland Butterfly Conservation website - national distribution maps and phenology

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