Bucculatrix paliuricola Kuznetzov, 1960

mine

Short gallery, quickly widening into a blotch; the result is pyriform. Frass in the corridor section in a broad stripe, that continues for some length into the blotch. Older larvae live free on the leave, where they cause window feeding.

hostplants

Rhamnaceae, monophagous

Paliurus spina-christi.

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

Ukraine (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

references

Hering (1957a).

mod 16.ix.2018