Caloptilia fidella (Reutti, 1853)

Caloptilia fidella young mines on Humulus lupulus

Humulus lupulus, Belgium, prov. Liège, Angleur, Ile aux Corsaires: very young mines © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Caloptilia fidella mine on Humulus lupulus

Humulus lupulus Belgium, Liège, mine, underside; © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Caloptilia fidella leaf roll on Humulus lupulus

leaf roll

Caloptilia fidella: leaf roll and cocoon

Humulus lupulus, Belgium, prov Namur, Huy, Vallon de la Solière © Stéphane Claerebout

Caloptilia fidella: cocoon

the shining cocoon, characteristic for Calopilia

Caloptilia fidella: pupa

pupa

mine

Small, triangular, full depth, blotch mine in a vein axil. Part of the frass is ejected, what remains lies scattered in the mine. Older larvae live free under consecutively three leaf margins or leaf lobes that are rolled downwards.

hostplants

Cannabaceae, oligophagous

Celtis australis; Humulus lupulus.

phenology

Larvae in July and September (Hering, 1957a).

BENELUX

BE recorded (Baugnée & De Prins, 2010a).

NE Found in 2009 on several places in the province of Zuid-Limburg by Arnold Schreurs and Martien van Stiphout (Microlepidoptera.nl, 2009)

LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

From Germany to Italy and Macedonia, and from France to Russia and the Ukraine (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

larva

pupa

Described by Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Patočka & Zach (1995a).

synonyms

Gracillaria onustella: auctorum nec Hübner, 1813.

references

Baugnée & De Prins (2010a), Bengtsson & Johansson (2011a), Biesenbaum (2010a), Buszko & Beshkov (2004a), Corley, Marabuto & Pires (2007a), Hartig (1939a), Hering (1925b, 1957a), Huemer & Erlebach (2003a), Jaworski (2009a), Klimesch (1942a), Leutsch (2011a), Lhomme (1934c), Maček (1999a), Opheim (1977a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Patočka & Zach (1995a), De Prins & Steeman (2011a), Schütze (1931a), Shin, Lee & Byun (2015a), Szőcs (1977a), Walczak (2011a).

07/02/2017

pub 7.iv.2017 · mod 26.vii.2017