Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lilioceris tibialis

Lilioceris tibialis (Villa, 1838)

on Lilium


Larva communal, free on the leaves. They are entirely covered by a sticky mantle of frass and secretion. Pupation in a cocoon in the soil.

host plants

Liliaceae, monophagous

Lilium bulbiferum, martagon.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


See Steinhausen (2001b).


Regalin, Bezděk, Penati & Ciapponi (2006a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (2001b).

Last modified 19.vii.2020