Stigmella torminalis (Wood, 1890)
Egg at the leaf underside. Initially a straight, narrow corridor, becoming wider and more contorted, in the end almost a blotch. Frass linear throughout. Pupation outside the mine.
Rosaceae, narrowly monophagous (?)
Records from other hostplants (Amelanchier ovalis, Sorbus aria, aucuparia) probably are based on misidentifications (Johansson ea (1999a).
Larvae in July.
Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2009).
distribution within Europe
Known only from one locality in Britain and two records in Germany (Rheinland-Pfalz) (Johansson ao, 1999a); also the Crimea.
Pale yellow, head blackish.
Hering (1957a), Huber (1969a), Johansson ao (1990a), Klimesch (1940a, 1950c), Klimesch & Skala (1936c), A & Z Laštuvka (1997a), Maček (1999a), Navickaitė, Diškus & Stonis (2014), van Nieukerken (1986a), Schoorl ao (1985a), Skala (1939a), Szőcs (1977a, 1981a).