Seq # 125015010

Antispilina ludwigi Hering, 1941 Species

Last modified: Oct. 4, 2020, 12:01 p.m.


This species was observed for the first time in Belgium in 2017 in LG. At present it can be considered as very rare and local.


Details

Classification
Family: Heliozelidae > Genus: Antispilina > Species: Antispilina ludwigi
Vernacular names
Adderwortelgaatjesmaker (NL), Knöterich-Erzglanzfalter (DE)
First mention in Belgium
Wullaert S. 2018. Resultaten van de Werkgroep Bladmineerders uit 2017 met meldingen van minerende en andere zeldzame Lepidoptera in België en met 9 nieuwe soorten voor de Belgische fauna (Depressariidae, Gelechiidae, Hepialidae, Heliozelidae, Nepticulidae ... Tortricidae). — Phegea 46(3): 74–90. On page .
Status

Native


Distribution


Caterpillar

The caterpillar is green, misses the prolegs and even has reduced thoracic legs.

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Observed on

Host plant (species):
Bistorta officinalis

The caterpillar feeds monophagously on Bistorta officinalis.

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