Distribution map Copyright Martin Evans
 Life stages table Copyright Martin Evans  ---- Copyright Martin Evans


04.003 Pale Birch Dot Stigmella confusella (Wood, 1894)


Similar species:

Forewing: 2.5 to 3mm

Habitats: Wherever birch is present.


Foodplant: A long, slender gallery mine in a birch leaf that follows the veins over long distances. The frass is linear throughout. It pupates in a cocoon in the soil.