Callisto denticulella (Thunberg 1794) (Family Gracillariidae)


Leaf Mine

Forewing Length: 5-6mm;
Wingspan: 11mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? July - August
(Earliest: 11.9)
? May - June

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Gardens
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous Leaf Miner)

Crataegus

Malus sylvestris
Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

Apanteles xanthostigma Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Catalogue of the Lepidoptera of Belgium: Callisto denticulella
Callisto denticulella
Lepiforum: Callisto denticulella
British Leafminers: Callisto denticulella
De Bladmineerders van Nederland: Callisto denticulella


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