Could be confused with M. locupletella, but smaller and darker, and with cilia pale dorsally.
Leafmine first discovered in 2006 at Hoveton. (S. Wright, 08/09/2006) and again in the same location 2011. Mines found to be abundant at Thompson pingo trail in 2020, new for VC28. (J. Symonds, 12/09/2020)
Leaf-mine: August-September, spiral galleries later forming pale blotches.
Recorded in 11 (15%) of 74 10k Squares. First Recorded in 2006. Last Recorded in 2021. Additional Stats