Lyonetia padifoliella (Hübner, 1813)

Lepidoptera, Lyonetiidae

mine

Not described, probably similar to the mine of Lyonetia prunifoliella.

hostplants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Cotoneaster integerrimus.

phenology

Univoltine, adults from July till May.

distribution within Europe

Norway.

notes

Until shortly, padifoliella was considered a synonym of L. prunifoliella. However, Bengtsson & Johansson (2011a) found differences in the structure of the female genitalia.

references

Bengtsson & Johansson (2011a).

21/11/2011

mod 27.vi.2018