Micrurapteryx gradatella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)

mine

Upper surfae, flat, blotch; most frass is ejected from the mine. Pupation outside the mine.

hostplants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Lathyrus linifolius, tuberosus; Vicia amoena, sepium.

phenology

Larvae between June and August, in two generations (Hering, 1957a).

BENELUX

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

distribution within Europe

From Fennoscandia to the Iberian Peninsula, Alps, and Romania, and from Germany to Central Russia (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

pupa

Described by Patočka & Turčáni (2005a).

synonyms

Parectopa gradatella.

references

Bengtsson & Johansson (2011a), Buszko (1992b), Hering (1957a), Kirichenko, Triberti, Mutanen ao (2016a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Yefremova & Kravchenko (2015a).

mod 5.iii.2018