Millieria dolosalis (Heydenreich, 1851)
on dutchman’s pipe
Aristolochia pistolachia, host plant, with withered flowers, France, dép. Aveyron, Nant, 6.vii.2019 © Ruben Meert
young mine with larva
fully developed mine
mine with cocoon
Large 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. Prior to emergence the pupa works itself out of the mine (obs. Ruben Meert)
Aristolochia clematitis, macrophylla, pistolochia.
Larvae in July and September (Hering, 1957a).
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).
Millieria dolosana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854).
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).