Phyllonorycter platani (Staudinger, 1870)

English n/a ISEIA: C3
Lëtzebuergesch Platane-Minnematt EASIN
Français n/a Wikipedia: Wikipedia - English - Phyllonorycter platani Nederlands
Deutsch Platanenminiermotte Wikispecies: n/a
Nederlands Plataanvouwmot Back to the list of invertebrates

Report the species

Report Phyllonorycter platani to the National Museum of Natural History.

Importance and distribution in Luxembourg

Distribution map of Phyllonorycter platani (Staudinger, 1870) in Luxembourg. Recorder-LUX & iNaturalist, 2019.08.21.

Four occurrences of the species in Luxembourg are documented in the Recorder database, all of them on 3rd October 2012 in the South-East of the country: Remich, Schengen, Mondorf-les-bains and Hëttermillen (Municipality of Stadtbredimus).

In Luxembourg this miner is common on plane trees.

Risk assessment

ISEIA protocol: C3 (3+1+1+1) (Ries et al. 2017: 69).

Bibliography concerning Luxembourg

  • Ries, C., A. Arendt, C. Braunert, S. Christian, A. Dohet, A. Frantz, G. Geimer, M. Hellers, J. A. Massard, X. Mestdagh, R. Proess, N. Schneider & M. Pfeiffenschneider, 2017. Environmental impact assessment and black, watch and alert list classification after the ISEIA Protocol of invertebrates in Luxembourg. Bull. Soc. Nat. luxemb. 119: 63-70. [PDF 360 KB]

Suggested citation of this webpage

Ries, C. & M. Pfeiffenschneider (Eds.), 2019. Phyllonorycter platani (Staudinger, 1870). In: - Invasive Alien Species in Luxembourg. URL: [21.08.2019].

 Last updated on Thursday, April 12, 2018.