Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Elachista heinemanni

Elachista heinemanni Frey, 1866

Lepidoptera, Elachistidae

mine

Undescribed.

hostplants

Poaceae, monophagous

Sesleria caerulea.

phenology

Adults between the first half of June and the first half of August, depending on the elevation.

distribution within Europe

Alps.

larva

Olive grey, 5-6 mm; Parenti (2006a) presents pictures of the characteristic sclerites of pronotum, prosternum, and anal plate.

pupa

Pupa at the base of a leaf; see Parenti (2006a) for a picture.

references

Parenti (2006a), Parenti & Varalda (1994a).

10/02/2017

Last modified 28.vi.2017