Caryocolum repentis Huemer & Luquet, 1992
Young larvae make an inconspicuous blotch from the base till the tip of a leaf; frass is ejected through the entrance opening. Later the larva lives free, between a number of young leaves that are held together by spinning.
Larvae in early May till late June, depending on the altitude.
Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2011).
distribution within Europe
Alps and Spanish mountains, up to 2400 m.
Body yellowish green, 6-7 mm, head and prothoracic plate black.
Caryocolum repentella auct.
Elsner, Huemer & Tokár (1999a), Huemer & Karsholt (2010a), Huemer & Luquet (1992a), Klimesch (1954a).