Phyllonorycter populifoliella (Treitschke, 1833)

on Populus

Phyllonorycter populifoliella: mines on Populus x canadensis

Populus x canadensis, Hungary, Budapest © László Érsek: unusual, upper-surface mines

Phyllonorycter populifoliella: mines on Populus x canadensis

young under-surface mines

Phyllonorycter populifoliella: sap-drinking larva

larva in the sap-drinking stage, dorsal

Phyllonorycter populifoliella: sap-drinking larva

ventraal

Phyllonorycter populifoliella: tisue-feeding larva

larva un the tissue-feeding stage, dorsal

Phyllonorycter populifoliella: tisue-feeding larva

lateral

Phyllonorycter populifoliella: tisue-feeding larva

and ventral

Phyllonorycter populifoliella mine

Populus canadensis, Susteren

Phyllonorycter populifoliella mine

Populus nigra, België, Liège © Jean-Yves Baugnée

ge

Phyllonorycter populifoliella mine

underside

Phyllonorycter populifoliella: mine on Populus nigra

Populus nigra, Hungary, Budapest © László Érsek

Phyllonorycter populifoliella: mine on Populus nigra

same leaf, underside

Phyllonorycter populifoliella: mine on Populus nigra

mine, upperside

Phyllonorycter populifoliella: mine on Populus nigra

mine, underside

Phyllonorycter populifoliella: larva

larva, dorsal

mine

Lower surface tentiform mine, without an indication of a fold. Pupa in a round cocoon in the mine; frass amassed in a corner of the mine.

hostplants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus canadensis, deltoides, nigra.

phenology

Larvae in Jun-July and in October (Hering, 1957a).

BENELUX

BE Known from old records (prior to 1980) in the province of Brabant, but in 2007 discovered in the province of Antwerpen (De Prins & Steeman, 2007).

NE recorded (Kuchlein & de Vos, 1999a; Microlepidoptera.nl, 2010).

LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2008).

distribution within Europe

Entire Europe, except the British Isles (Fauna Europaea, 2008).

pupa

synonyms

Lithocolletis populifoliella; L. petrazzaniella Constantini, 1923 (W & J De Prins, Global Taxonomic Database of Gracillariidae, 2010).

notes

The biology is described by Arru (1969a).

references

Arru (1996a), Beiger (1979a), Bengtsson & Johansson (2011a), Buhr (1935b), Buszko (1992b), Corley, Maravalhas & Passos de Carvalho (2006a), Davis & Deschka (2001a), Delplanque (1998a), Drăghia (1971a), Gegor & Patočka (2001a), Haase (1942a), Hering (1923a, 1930b, 1932b, 1936b, 1957a), Huemer (1986b), Huber (1969a), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2001a), Jaworski (2009a), Kasy (1965a), Kuchlein & Alders (2000a); Kuchlein & Donner (1993a), Kuchlein & de Vos (1999a), Maček (1999a), Nel & Varenne (2014a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), De Prins & Steeman (2011a), Schütze (1931a), Sefrová (2005a), Sønderup (1949a), Starý (1930a), Szőcs (1977a, 1978a, 1981a), Utech (1962a), Yefremova & Kravchenko (2015a).

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