Atralata albofascialis (Treitschke, 1829)

Atralata albofascialis mines

Inula conyzae, Belgium, prov. Namur, Saint-Servais, carrières d’Asty-Moulin; © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Atralata albofascialis mines

same mines, lighted from behind

mine

Large brown blotch in the lower leaves. Frass dispersed in the mine. Not infrequently several larvae in a mine, that then occupies a large part of the leaf. Pupation outside the mine.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Inula conyzae, oculus-christi.

phenology

Larvae from May till August in two generations (Hering, 1957a).

BENELUX

BE recorded (Phegea, 2009).

NE recorded (Langohr & Schreurs, 1987a).

LUX recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

Almost entire Europe, with exception of the British Isles and the Balkan Peninsula (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

larva

references

Hering (1957a), Kasy (1987a), Langohr & Schreurs (1987a), De Prins & Steeman (2011a), Szőcs (1977a).

14/01/2013

mod 22.xi.2017