Gracillarioidea

Lithocolletinae

Imago
Genus
Cameraria
Species
ohridella
Author/Year
Deschka & Dimic, 1986
English Vernacular
Horse Chestnut Leaf Miner
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 8mm

Imago: Bivoltine, possibly trivoltine, a very common species locally.  Evidence of the moth can be seen in horse chestnut trees where the mines turn the leaves brown.

Larva: Polyphagous, feeding on horse chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum), sycamore (Acer pseudoplatanus) and norway maple (Acer platanoides)

Overwinter: As an pupa

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