Sauterina hofmanniella (Schleich, 1867)
Strongly contracted lower-surface tentiform mine; the lower epidermis often torn. Upper surface mottled, because much tissue has been removed there. Pupation outside the mine.
Lathyrus linifolius, niger, tuberosus.
Also on other, unspecified, Fabaceae (Baldizzone, 2004a).
Larvae in July (Bengtsson & Johansson, 2011a).
Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2009).
distribution within Europe
From Scandinavia to the Pyrenees, Sardinia, Italy, and Romania, and from France to Central Russia (Fauna Europaea, 2009).
Orange to red, without length lines; prothorax without markings (Hering, 1957a).
Baldizzone (2004a), Beiger (1955a), Bengtsson & Johansson (2011a), Biesenbaum (2010a), Buszko (1992b), Hering (1957a), Michna (1975a), Steuer (1995a), Szőcs (1977a).