Elachista subnigrella Douglas, 1853
Narrow, flat, corridor descending from the leaf tip. Frass in an almost continuous line. The larva usually makes several mines. Mines pale yellow green at first, turning purple later. Pupation external.
Larvae in April – May and in July (Bland, 1996a).
BE recorded (Phegea, 2009).
NE recorded (Kuchlein & de Vos, 1999a; Microlepidoptera.nl, 2009).
LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2009).
distribution within Europe
From Scandinavia and the Baltic States to the Pyrenees and Italy, and from Ireland to Romania (Fauna Europaea, 2009).
Larva pale yellow, head and prothoracic plate light brown (Bland, 1996a).
Described by Patočka (1999a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a).
Baran, Mazurkiewicz & Pałka (2007a), Bidzilya, Budashkin & Zhakov (2016a), Bland (1996a), Buhr (1935a), Kuchlein & Donner, (1993a), Kuchlein & de Vos, (1999a), Parenti & Varalda (1994a), Patočka (1999a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), De Prins (1998a), Robbins (1991a), Schütze (1931a), Sønderup (1949a), Sruoga & Ivinskis (2005a, 2011a), Szőcz (1981a), Wörz (1957a).