Millieria dolosalis (Heydenreich, 1851)

Lepidoptera, Choreutidae

mine

Large, blackish, full depth blotch at the leaf margin. No initial corridor. Frass in grains, scattered through the mine. Larva solitary. Pupation in a discoidal cocoon within the mine.

hostplants

Aristolochiaceae, monophagous

Aristolochia clematitis, macrophylla, pistolochia.

phenology

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

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europa, 2009).

distribution within Europe

From Germany to the Iberian Peninsula, Corsica, Italy, and Greece, and from France to Central and South Russia (Fauna Europa, 2009).

larva

White, head and pronotum black.

synonyms

Millieria dolosana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854).

references

Chrétien (1926a), Csóka (2003a), Drăghia (1971a), Hering (1957a), Kuznetsov (1990b), Lhomme (1934b), Parenti & Varalda (2000a), Skala (1951a,b), Skala & Zavřel (1945a), Sonderegger (2011a), Stolnicu (2007a, 2008a), Szőcs (1977a, 1981a), Ureche (2010a), Utech (1962a).

16/01/2017

mod 18.vii.2017