Phyllonorycter heringiella (Grönlien, 1932)

mine

Lower-surface tentiform mine, illustrated but not described by Bengtsson & Johansson (2011a).

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix alba, caprea, cinerea, x fragilis, myrsinifolia, triandra.

Probably S. alba and myrsinifolia are the main hostplants. A record of S. repens needs further confirmation. (Bengtsson, 2010a).

distribution within Europe

Scandinavia.

synonyms

Lithocolletis heringiella.

notes

Until shortly heringiella was considered a synonym of Phyllonorycter salictella. According to Bengtsson (2010a) the two are separate, although closely related species.

references

Bengtsson (2010a), Bengtsson & Johansson (2011a).

mod 31.xii.2018