Acleris schalleriana (Linnaeus, 1761)
Viburnum lantana, GD Luxemburg, Ahn, Palmberg
underside; the contracted leaf forms a cavity that is covered by such a dense spinning that it gives the impression of a tentiform mine.
Very short, full-depth corridor, without frass, along the midrib. The corridor continues in a tube of silk, covered with frass; the larva then causes window feeding. Eventually the larve cuts a thick vein, wich causes the leaf to form a funnel, in which the larva lives.
Viburnum lantana, opulus.
Larvae in June – August (Bradley ao, 1973a).
BE recorded (Phegea, 2010).
NE recorded (Kuchlein & de Vos, 1999a; Microlepidoptera.nl, 2010).
LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2010).
distribution within Europe
All Europe (Fauna Europaea, 2010).
Head brownish yellow; prothoracic plate similar or shining green, marked with blackish brown postero-laterally; abdomen pale green; pinacula concolorous with integument; anal plate green, marked with brown; anal comb yellowish; thoracic legs light greenish brown (Bradley ao, 1973a).
Acalla, Acleris logiana auct.
According to Hancock & Bland there is no question of mining.
Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Hering (1957a, 1961a), Klimesch & Skala (1936a), De Prins & Steeman (2011a), Robbins (1991), Skala & Zavřel (1945a), Szőcs (1977a).