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Ectoedemia turbidella

Synonyms: Dechtiria turbidella; Ectoedemia populialbae; Ectoedemia similigena; Nepticula argyropeza var. turbidella; Nepticula populi-albae; Stigmella marionella; Stigmella populialbae; Stigmella turbidella; Trifurcula turbidella

Wikipedia Abstract

Ectoedemia turbidella is a moth of the Nepticulidae family. It is found from most of Europe (except Ireland, Greece and the Mediterranean Islands), east to the Volga and Ural regions of Russia.The wingspan is 6–7 mm. Adults are on wing from May to June.The larvae feed on Populus alba and Populus canescens. They mine the leaves of their host plant. It first bores in the distal part of the petiole, resulting in a local swelling.
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Prey / Diet

Populus canescens (gray poplar)[1]
Populus nigra (Lombardy poplar)[1]



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