Caryocolum kroesmanniella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)
Rather long and broad gallery with frass over its full length, in a central line. The mine never crosses the midrib. Older larvae live among spun leaves.
Stellaria alsine, holostea.
References to Stellaria graminea and media need confirmation.
Mining larvae from autumn till in May (Bland, ao, 2002a).
BE recorded (Phegea, 2010).
NE recorded (Kuchlein & de Vos, 1999a; Microlepidoptera.nl, 2010).
LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2010).
distribution within Europe
From Fennoscandia to the Pyrenees, Alps, and Romania, and from Britain to South Russia (Fauna Europaea, 2010).
See Patočka & Turčáni (2005a).
Lita, Gnorimoschema huebneri auct.