Zimmermannia amani (Svensson, 1966)

elm-bark pigmy

on Ulmus

parasite

Larva in a shallow, sinuous gallery mine in the smooth bark of a branch or young stem. The gallery runs parallel to the branch. Pupation external, in a cocoon.

host plants

Ulmaceae, monophagous

Ulmus.

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

larva

Very elongate, yellow with brown head; no ventral plates (Johansson ao, Gustafsson & van Nieukerken).

synonyms

Ectoedemia amani.

references

Bengtsson (2008a), Gustafsson (1985a), Gustafsson & van Nieukerken (1990a), Johansson, Nielsen, van Nieukerken & Gustafsson (1990a), Kasy (1983a), Laštůvka & Laštůvka (1998a, 2005a), Laštůvka, Laštůvka, Liška ao (1992a), Navickaitė, Diškus & Stonis (2014), van Nieukerken (1985a, 1986a), van Nieukerken, Laštůvka & Laštůvka (2006a, 2010a), Pröse (2006a), Segerer, Haslberger, Grünewald ao (2013a), Svensson (1966a).

mod 8.i.2020