Elachista consortella Stainton, 1851

field dwarf

mine

not described. Pupation external.

hostplants

Poaceae

Cynodon dactylon.

Also Ochlopoa annua is mentioned in the literature; however, that species does not fit well in the ecological preferences as they are described.

BENELUX

BE not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2014).

NE recorded (Kuchlein & de Vos, 1999a).

LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2014).

distribution within Europe

allmost all Europe.

larva

yellowish green, head and prothoracic shield yellowish (Heckford, 1994a).

synonyms

Cosmiotes consortella.

notes

species of dry grassland, often on calcareous soils (Traugott-Olsen & Schmidt Nielsen, 1977a).

references

Barton (2015a), Bidzilya, Budashkin & Zhakov (2016a), Bland (1996a), Heckford (1994a), Kuchlein & de Vos (1999a), Laštůvka Z, Laštůvka A, Liška, Marek, Skyva & Vávra (1992a), Parenti & Varalda (1994a), J & A Nel (2003a), Robbins (1991a), Sruoga & Ivinskis (2005a), Traugott-Olsen & Schmidt Nielsen (1977a).

14/01/2017

mod 13.ii.2018