Trifurcula victoris van Nieukerken, 1990
on Anthyllis, Dorycnium
The larvae make a long, relatively straight gallery mines in the green bark of the stem, usually changing direction of feeding several times. Larvae feed with their venter towards the epidermis. Because of the indumentum of the stem the mine is difficult to find. Pupation external in a cocoon.
Larvae observed in January.
distribution within Europe
Laštůvka & Laštůvka (2011a), van Nieukerken (1990a), Laštůvka & Laštůvka (2004a).