Family: Lyonetiidae

21.005 Leucoptera spartifoliella

There are 25 county records of 47 individuals from 24 different sites. First recorded in 1968.

Individual records comprise of: [20 Adult] [1 Cocoon] [26 Mine] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jul
20

Earliest: 01 Jul 1971 - Latest: 22 Jul 2011

Historical Abundance

2017
2
2016
1
2015
18
2012
15
2011
1
1992
0
1989
0
1988
0
1987
9
1986
0

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
19 (24)
VC68
6 (23)

Similar Species

0254 Laburnum Leaf Miner Leucoptera laburnella

Status Grade 4

Larval food plants

Broom Cytisus scoparius
Dyer's Greenweed Genista tinctoria

Find moths by larval food plants here.

Notes:

< previous species | next species >

Have a photo to go here? Email it to recorder@northumberlandmoths.org.uk