93 * Stigmella centifoliellaLeaf mine photographs on Dog-rose, Rosa canina agg. Sept 2011
Needs breeding through to separate from S. anomalella
Flight time: Two generations, May-August
Food plant: Rose (Rosa). More frequent on cultivars than S. anomalella
Mine: June-July and September-October
Egg usually on underside of leaf. The mine forms a long, winding corridor, often with a hairpin bend. Frass is in a central line with clear margins for the full length, and never coiled.
Leaf mine on Dog-rose, Rosa canina agg. Bantry, Co. Cork, SW Ireland. September 2011