Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stenopterapion cantabricum

Stenopterapion cantabricum (Desbrochers des Loges, 1870)

on Genista


Larvae and pupae in stem galls.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Genista cinerascens, florida.

The reference to Ulex parviflorus by Ehret perhaps concerns adult feeding.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Leptapion cantabricum.


Ehret (1990a), Sanz Benito, GarcĂ­a-Ocejo Izquierdo & de los Mozos Pascua (1996a).

Last modified 14.v.2019