888 * Mompha propinquella
Flight time: June-August
Habitat: Open woods, gardens and waste ground
Foodplant: Willowherbs (Epilobium); E. hirsutum and E. montanum.
Mine: Early spring.
A large, full depth blotch is created in the lower leaves containing abundant, coarse-grained frass.
Ballingeary, Co. Cork, SW Ireland. August 2011