Seq # 115100430

Stigmella speciosa (Frey, 1857) Species

Last modified: Feb. 18, 2020, 8:10 a.m.


A not so common species in Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Nepticulidae > Genus: Stigmella > Species: Stigmella speciosa
Vernacular names
Bruine esdoornmineermot (NL)
First mention in Belgium
De Fré Ch. 1860. Lépidoptères nouvellement découverts en Belgique. — Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 4: 113–115. On page 115. view page
Status

Native


Distribution


Flight periods

The adults fly in two generations a year; during May and August.


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Acer pseudoplatanus

The monophagous larva makes a leafmine on Acer pseudoplatanus.

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