Parornix torquillella (Zeller 1850) (Family Gracillariidae)

Forewing Length: 4.5mm;
Wingspan: 9-10mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
May - June
August - September
June - July
September
July - August
September - April
May
(Earliest: 25.5)
August

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Prunus spinosa
Parasitoids:
(Larva)

Scambus inanis Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Catalogue of the Lepidoptera of Belgium: Parornix torquillella
Parornix torquillella
Lepiforum: Parornix torquillella
British Leafminers: Parornix torquillella
De Bladmineerders van Nederland: Parornix torquillella


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