Cryptaciura rotundiventris

Range & Status

Widely distributed but nowhere common.

Regional Distribution

Discovered on Pentargon Cliff, Boscastle in 1990.

Habitat & Ecology

A leaf-miner on a wide range of umbelliferous plants, but there is clearly more to its ecology than that.


Difficult to assess without improved knowledge of its ecology.


The known site is owned by The National Trust and lies within a SSSI.