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Atralata albofascialis (Treitschke, 1829)

A local species in Belgium, mainly observed in the limestone area.

The larva makes a large brown blotch mine in the lower leaves of Inula conyzae. Sometimes several larvae occupy the same mine. Pupation amongst leaf-litter on the ground.

The adults have mainly been observed in May.

Belgium, Namur, Lavaux Ste.-Anne, 15 May 2003.
(Photo © Leo Janssen)
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