Ectoedemia [Fomoria] septembrella (Stainton 1849) (Family Nepticulidae)


Leaf Mine on Hypericum perforatum

Wingspan: 5-6mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
June
August - September
July
(Earliest: 31.8)
October - December
July - August
December - May
May - June
August

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous Leaf Miner)

Hypericum maculatum

Hypericum perforatum
Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Catalogue of the Lepidoptera of Belgium: Fomoria septembrella
Ectoedemia septembrella
Lepiforum: Fomoria septembrella
British Leafminers: Ectoedemia septembrella
UK Fly Mines: Fomoria septembrella
De Bladmineerders van Nederland: Fomoria septembrella


Pictures © 2003 J.K. Lindsey, 2020 R. Thunus

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