Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stigmella dorsiguttella

Stigmella dorsiguttella (Johansson, 1971)


The mine is a not too slender corridor; frass in a narrow central line, except towards the end, where the frass lies more dispersed.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus robur.


Larvae from late-July till late-August (Johansson ao, 1990a).


Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

Probably all Europe, with possible exception of the British Isles (Fauna Europaea, 2009).


Yellow; described by Gustafsson & van Nieukerken (1990a).


Bengtsson (2008a), Buszko (1987a), Černý (2001a), Gustafsson (1985a), Gustafsson & van Nieukerken (1990a), Johanssen (1971a), Johansson ao (1990a), Kasy (1983a), A & Z Lastuva (1997a, 2008a, 2014a), Navickaitė, Diškus & Stonis (2014), van Nieukerken (1986a), van Nieukerken & Johansson (2003a), van Nieukerken, A & Z Laštuvka (2004a, 2006a), Z & A Laštůvka (2009b), Pröse (1984a), Steuer (1995a), Stonis, Navickaitė, Rocienė ao (2013a).

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