Stigmella tityrella (Stainton, 1854)

Stigmella tityrella mine

Fagus sylvatica, Reusel

Stigmella tityrella mine

Fagus sylvatica, Arnhem, Sonsbeek

Stigmella tityrella larva

Fagus sylvatica, Kraggenburg

mine

Ovipisition at the underside of the leaf, in the axil of a vein. From there a corridor, that does not widen much, zigzags between two lateral veins in the direction of the leaf margin. Frass at first in a narrow central line. Later the frass becomes widely dispersed; it never lies in coils.

hostplants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Fagus sylvatica.

phenology

Larvae in June – July and again August – October (Emmet, 1983a).

BENELUX

BE recorded (Phegea, 2009).

NE recorded (Kuchlein & de Vos, 1999a; Microlepidoptera.nl, 2009).

LUX recorded (Ellis: Kautenbach).

distribution within Europe

All Europe, except European Russia (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

larva

synonyms

Nepticula tityrella; N. brunnensis Skala, 1939; N. turicella Herrich-Schäffer, 1855.

references

Baldizzone (2004a), Beiger (1980a), Bengtsson (2008a), Borkowski (1969a), Buhr (1935b, 1964a), Buszko & Baraniak (1989a), Csóka (2003a), Diškus, Navickaitė & Stonis (2011a), Diškus & Stonis (2012a), Emmet (1983a), van Frankenhuyzen & Freriks (1972a), van Frankenhuyzen & Houtman (1972a), van Frankenhuyzen Houtman & Kabos (1982a), Gustafsson (1985a), Gustafsson & van Nieukerken (1990a), Haase (1942a), Hartig (1939a), Hering (1935a, 1957a), Huber (1969a), Huemer & Erlebach (2003a), Johansson ao (1990a), Klimesch (1950c, 1958c), Kollár & Hrubík (2009a), Kuchlein & Donner (1993a), Kuchlein & de Vos (1999a), A & Z Laštuvka (1997a), Maček (1999a), Matošević, Pernek, Dubravac & Barić (2009a), Michna (1975a), Navickaitė, Diškus & Stonis (2011a, 2014a), van Nieukerken (1986a, 2006a), van Nieukerken, A & Z Laštuvka (2004a, 2006a), Nowakowski (1954a), Plóciennik, Pawlikiewicz & Jaworski (2011a), De Prins (1998a), Robbins (1991a), Schütze (1931a), Sefrová (2005a), Skala (1939a, 1941a), Sønderup (1949a), Stammer (2016a), Steuer (1995a), Szőcs (1977a, 1978a, 1981a), Tomov & Krusteva (2007a), Zoerner (1969a, 1970a).

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mod 25.vii.2017