Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Elachista pollinariella

Elachista pollinariella Zeller, 1839

mine

Descending, gradually widening, transparant, corridor.

hos tplants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Brachypodium sylvaticum; Elytrigia repens; Festuca arvernensis, lemanii, longifolia, ovina, rubra; Poa pratensis, trivialis; Trisetum flavescens.

phenology

Larvae from early spring till the end of May (Traugott-Olsen & Nielsen, 1977a).

BENELUX

BE recorded (Phegea, 2009).

NE recorded (Kuchlein & de Vos, 1999a; Microlepidoptera.nl, 2009).

LUX recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

From Finland and the Baltic States to the Iberian Peninsula, Italy, and Romania, and from France to Poland (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

larva

Body off-white, prothoracic plate with two narrow black length lines; head black; anal plate with a small black mark (Steuer, 1987a, Parenti, 2006v).

pupa

Described by Patočka (1999a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Parenti (2006b).

references

Baldizzone (2004a), Baran, Mazurkiewicz & Pałka (2007a), Bidzilya, Budashkin & Zhakov (2016a), Buhr (1935b), Corley, Rosete, Gonçalves ao (2018a), Kuchlein & Donner (1993a), Kuchlein & de Vos (1999a), Leutsch (2011a), Parenti (2006b), Parenti & Pizzolato (2015b), Parenti & Varalda (1994a), Patočka (1999a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), De Prins (1998a), Schütze (1931a), Sruoga & Ivinskis (2005a, 2011), Sruoga, StunþënaV & Paulavièiûte (2009a), Steuer (1987a), Szőcs (1977a), Traugott-Olsen & Nielsen (1977a), Wegner (2010a), Wörz (1957a).

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