|0028 ~ Ectoedemia angulifasciella|
Resident. Widespread and locally common throughout Britain.
Just a single leaf-mine record found in 1980 from the west of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 5-6mm.
Many species of Ectoedemia are similar. A good way of separating them is to examine the type of leaf-mine in the foodplant.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant grows.
Rose species and salad burnet.
Leaf miner. Eggs laid on underside of leaf. Larva forms a gallery which widens into a blotch. Pupa spun in the leaf litter. (Mines of some species are similar, care is required with identification).
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