Seq # 115010250

Stigmella magdalenae (Klimesch, 1950) Species

Last modified: April 23, 2019, 12:44 p.m.


First observation in our country was during 2009 in a locality from the province of Luxembourg. Found in the following year in the province of Liège.


Details

Classification
Family: Nepticulidae > Subfamily: Nepticulinae > Tribus: Nepticulini > Genus: Stigmella > Species: Stigmella magdalenae
Vernacular names
Grijze lijsterbesmineermot (NL)
First mention in Belgium
Baugnée J.-Y. & van As B. 2012. Stigmella magdalenae (Lepidoptera: Nepticulidae), new to the Belgian fauna. — Phegea 40(): 22–24. On page 22. view page
Status

Native


Distribution


Caterpillar

The larva is green.

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Mine

The larva makes a short slender gallery that is generally confined to a small area of the leaf. The frass is linear throughout.

See also bladmineerders.be


Flight periods

The adults fly in one generation a year; mainly during May and June.


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Amelanchier ovalis, Malus sylvestris, Sorbus aucuparia, Sorbus torminalis, Amelanchier spicata and Cotoneaster integerrimus

The larva makes a leafmine on Rosaceae like Amelanchier, Cotoneaster, Malus, Sorbus etc...

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