Phyllonorycter muelleriella (Zeller, 1839)
Lower-surface tentiform mine, generally rather small and between two veins, touching the midrib. Lower epidermis with a single sharp fold. Pupa in the mine in a cocoon that with its upper and lower side is attached to the mine; almost all frass is incorporated in the sides of the cocoon.
Quercus cerris, petraea, pubescens, robur.
Larvae in July and September – October (Hering, 1957a).
BE recorded (Phegea, 2009).
NE recorded (Kuchlein & de Vos, 1999a; Microlepidoptera.nl, 2009).
LUX recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2009).
distribution within Europe
From the Baltic States to the Pyrenees, Italy, and Greece, and from Britain to Central and South Russia (Fauna Europaea, 2009).
Lithocolletis muelleriella; Lithocolletis amyotella (Duponchel, 1840).
Buhr (1936a), Buszko (1992b), Deutschmann (2008a), Emmet (1974b, 1975b), Emmet, Watkinson & Wilson (1995a), ffennell (1975a), Gregor (1952a), Gregor & Patočka (2001a), Harper & Langmaid (1978a), Hering (1934a, 1957a), Huisman & Koster (2000a), Jaworski (2009a), Kuchlein & Donner (1993a), Kuchlein & de Vos (1999a), Maček (1999a), Nel & Varenne (2014a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), De Prins (1998a), De Prins & Steeman (2011a), Robbins (1991a), Schütze (1931a), Szőcs (1977a), Tomov & Dimitrov (2007a), Tourlan (1980a), Yefremova & Kravchenko (2015a).