Scrobipalpa brahmiella (von Heyden, 1862)
More or less rounded blotch, a bit inflated, in the tip of the leaf or leaf segment; upper face wrinkled. Frass in the leaf apex; here also the larva hibernates. Pupation outside the mine.
Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous
Larvae from October till April, and in July – August (Hering, 1957a).
BE recorded (Phegea, 2009).
NE not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2009).
LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2009).
distribution within Europe
From Germany to the Pyrenees, and from France to Romania and the Ukraine (Fauna Europaea, 2009).
Reddish brown (Hering, 1957a).
Elsner, Huemer & Tokár (1999a), Hering (1957a), Huemer & Karsholt (2010a), Jansen (1999a), Sattler (1986a), Skala (1950a), Szőcs (1977a).