Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mayetiola agrostivora

Mayetiola agrostivora Meyer, 1985

on Agrostis


One to three larvae live within the leaf sheaths, each in a depression of the stem. Basal part of the stem swollen very weakly. Larvae white, puparium brown; bivoltine.

host plants

Poaceae, monophagous

Agrostis stolonifera.


Gagné & Jaschhof (2014a), Meyer (1995a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 29), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 8.ix.2021