Elachista baltica E Hering, 1891
Mining larva in August (Hering, 1957a).
Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2011).
distribution within Europe
Finland, Germany (Fauna Europaea, 2011).
Dirty lemon-yellow; head black, pronotum with a horse-shoe shaped spot. Pupa attached to the plant by some long silken strands at the fore and rear end, reminding of a Lyonetia.
Traugott-Olsen & Schmidt Nielsen (1977a) consider baltica a junior synonym of freyerella; however, for the Fauna Europaea (2011) it is a separate species.
Hering (1957a), Sønderup (1949a), Traugott-Olsen & Schmidt Nielsen (1977a).