A not so common species In
young larva lives at first in the green fruit of Ribes
spp., especially Ribes rubrum and R.
uva-crispa. After hibernation it lives in one or more shoots,
causing the leaves at its tip to wilt. Pupation usually in the mined
adults fly from mid May till mid June. The moths are active in the
Brabant, Sint-Katherina-Lombeek, 23 May 2008.
(Photo © Serge Van Cleynenbreugel)