Stigmella cocciferae van Nieukerken & Johansson, 2003

Lepidoptera, Nepticulidae

Stigmella cocciferae mine

Quercus coccifera, Greece; from van Nieukerken & Johansson (2003a).

mine

Oviposition at the upperside of the leaf. Mine a broad corridor; frass in a broad band. Mine strongly resembling the one of St. suberivora.

hostplants

Fagaceae, narrowly monophagous

Quercus coccifera.

phenology

Probably to or even more annual generations.

distribution within Europe

From Greece to Turkey and Israel.

references

van Nieukerken & Johansson (2003a).

2.xi.2009

mod 18.vii.2017