Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrolabis orobi

Macrolabis orobi (Löw, 1877)

on Lathyrus


he leaflets rolled inwards and cartilaginous. Larva yellowish. Univoltine, hibernation in the ground.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Lathyrus aureus, palustris, vernus.

The reference to Pastinaca sativa by Tomasi (2014a) patently is a mistake.


Buhr (1964b), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a, 2003a, 2005c, 2007a, 2009a, 2010a, 2021a: 152), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Stănescu (2009a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a).

Last modified 26.ix.2021