Stigmella naturnella (Klimesch, 1936)

Lepidoptera, Nepticulidae

Stigmella naturnella mine

Betula; from van Nieukerken, Zolotuhin & Mistchenko (2004a)

mine

Egg at upper- or underside of the leaf. Long, slender, more or less tortuous corridor with a narrow central frass line. Pupation external.

hostplants

Betulaceae, monophagous

Betula pendula, pubescens.

phenology

Two generations.

distribution within Europe

Czechia, Slovakia, Austria, Hungary, Italy; Central and East Russia (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

larva

Pale green.

notes

Strongly thermophilic species.

references

Baran (2013a), Haase (1942a), Hartig (1939a), Klimesch (1936a, 1948a, 1950c), Z & A Laštuvka (1997a), Z Laštůvka, A Laštůvka, Liška, Marek, Skyva & Vávra (1992a), Liška ao (2000a), van Nieukerken (1986a), van Nieukerken, Zolotuhin & Mistchenko (2004a), Sefrová (2005a), Skala (1939a), Szőcs (1977a), Yefremova & Kravchenko (2015a).

16/11/2016

mod 28.vi.2017