Elachista exactella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)

mine

Mine and larvae undescribed; pupation external.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Avenella flexuosa; Poa nemoralis.

BENELUX

BE recorded (Phegea, 2010).

NE recorded (Kuchlein & de Vos, 1999a; Microlepidoptera.nl, 2010).

LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2010).

distribution within Europe

Most of Europe; seems to be missing from the British Isles, the Mediterranean islands, and the Balkan Peninsula (Fauna Europaea, 2010).

synonyms

Cosmiotes exactella.

notes

Hering (1957a) briefly described the mine and larva, but (Traugott-Olsen & Nielsen, 1977a) suppose that this in fact was based on material of E. freyerella.

references

Baldizzone (2004a), Baran (2013a), Bidzilya, Budashkin & Zhakov (2016a), Buhr (1935b), Gielis, Huisman, Kuchlein ao (1985a), Hering (1957a), Huisman & Koster (1999a, 2000a), Kuchlein & Donner (1993a), Kuchlein & de Vos (1999a), Parenti & Varalda (1994a), De Prins (1998a), Schütze (1931a), Sønderup (1949a), Sruoga & Ivinskis (2005a, 2011a), Szőcs (1977a), Traugott-Olsen & Nielsen (1977a), Wörz (1957a).

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