Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stiphrosoma sabulosum

Stiphrosoma sabulosum (Haliday, 1837)

on “grasses”

parasite

The larvae live in the leaf sheaths.

host plants

narrowly polyphagous

Agrostis capillaris, gigantea; Arrhenatherum elatius; Carex brizoides, hirta; Dactylis glomerata; Deschampsia cespitosa; Holcus lanatus; Juncus effusus; Lolium perenne; Poa nemoralis, pratensis; Schedonorus arundinaceus, pratensis; Trisetum flavescens.

phenology

Probably multivoltine; hibernation as full-grown larva.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Roháček (1996a, 2006a, 2012b, 2013a,b), Roháček, van Zuijlen & Vonička (2017a).

Last modified 10.iv.2021