Agonopterix rotundella (Douglas, 1846)

rolling carrot flat-body

mine

Small, irregular full depth mine. The larva soon leaves the mine and continues feeding among spun leaves (Harper, Langmaid & Emmet, 2002a).

hostplants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Daucus carota; Distichoselinum tenuifolium; Laserpitium gallicum.

phenology

Larvae in June – August (Hering, 1957a).

BENELUX

BE recorded (Phegea, 2009).

NE not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

From Ireland to Corsica, Italy, Greece, and Romania, and from Poland to the Iberian Peninsula (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

larva

Larva green with darker length lines; head brownish black; prothoracal shield brown, bordered with black; thoracic feet green, pinacula black.

references

Baldizzone (2004a), Corley (2005a), Hannemann (1995a), Harper, Langmaid & Emmet (2002a), Hering (1957a), Klimesch (1959a), Robbins (1991a), Szőcs (1977a).

06/04/2017

mod 8.ii.2018