Cosmopterix coryphaea Walsingham, 1908
Gallery, widening upwards into an elongate blotch. Most frass is piled in the older, lower section of the mine; part of it is ejected. Pupation internal.
Probably two generations per year.
distribution within Europe
Canary Islands, Mediterranean region from Spain to Cyprus (Fauna Europaea, 2011).
Cosmopterix donatellae Mariani, 1932; C. formosa Amsel, 1935.
Hering (1957a), Koster & Sammut (2006a), Koster & Sinev (2003a).