Hinatara excisa (Konow, 1885)
Large, full depth blotch in a leaf segment. The mine begins at the very tip. Pupation external. Mines in the very tender leaves of early spring.
Sapindaceae, narrowly monophagous
Acer monspessulanum, pseudoplatanus.
A. monspessulanum is the primary hostplant; never on A. campestre Liston (2007b).
Larvae in early spring.
BE recorded (Boevé ao, 2009a)
NE not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2010).
LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2010).
distribution within Europe
Belgium, Southern Germany, Czechia, Switzerland, Austria.
Liston (2007b) gives a picture.
Mines only in plants growing in deep shade, on north slopes and in ravines (Liston, 2007b).
Altenhofer (2003a), Altenhofer & Pschorn-Walcher (1998a), Beneš & Holuša (2015a), Blank ao (1998a), (Boevé ao, 2009a), Koch (1993a), Liston (1995b, 2007b), Pschorn-Walcher & Altenhofer (2000a), Taeger, Blank & Liston (2006a), Taeger ao (1998a).