European Hym:Tenthredinidae
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Pseudodineura parvula (Klug, 1816)
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opened mine with larva

 

Food Plant: Pulsatilla vulgaris ( Pasque Flower), P.grandis (Greater Pasque Flower)

Egg: laid at the edge of a leaf

Mine: May - June

Notes: forms elongated blotch mines at the leaf edge. The larva is pale green, with dark head pigmentation (as shown in the opened mine)

Data: 12.vi.2006, ex mine 29.v.2006, Langenlois, Austria, Ewald Altenhofer

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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