Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllonorycter chiclanella

Phyllonorycter chiclanella (Staudinger, 1859)


The mine cannot be distinguised from the one of Ph. comparella (Hering, 1957a).

host plants

Salicaceae, narrowly monophagous

Populus alba.


Larvae in March, April (Hering, 1957a).

distribution within Europe

Spain, Portugal, Madeira (Aguiar & Karsholt, 2006a; Fauna Europaea, 2010).


Aguiar & Karsholt (2006a), Arru (1996a), Davis & Deschka (2001a), Delplanque (1998a), Hering (1936b, 1957a), Kuznetzov & Baryshnikova (2006a).

Last modified 14.i.2019