Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Kessleria inexpectata

Kessleria inexpectata Huemer & Tarman, 1991

Lepidoptera, Yponomeutidae

mine

The larvae mine facultatively, in or between the spun leaves.

hostplants

Saxifragaceae, narrowly monophagous

Saxifraga paniculata.

phenology

Full grown larvae end July.

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2013).

distribution within Europe

Alpes Maritimes, 2100-2200 m.

references

Baldizzone (2004a), Huemer & Tarmann (1991a), Huemer & Mutanen (2015a).

08/04/2017

Last modified 28.vi.2017