Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Calchaenesthes sexmaculata

Calchaenesthes sexmaculata (Reiche, 1861)

on Quercus


Larvae according to older literature in quite thin, living shoots, but bred by Verdugo & Coello from fallen, already decomposing branches.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus canariensis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Verdugo & Coello (2015a).

Last modified 3.xi.2021