Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Trachys lichtensteini

Trachys lichtensteini de Buysson, 1918


Practically full depth blotch; the oviposition site covered by a shining black drop of dried secretion. Frass in short rods or strings. Pupa in the mine, not in a cocoon.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Sanguisorba minor subsp. balearics.

distribution within Europe

France, Italy, Croatia, Greece (Fauna Europaea, 2010).


Hering (1957a), Schaefer (1949a), Théry (1942a).

Last modified 16.vii.2019