Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cosmotettix aurantiacus

Cosmotettix aurantiacus (Forel, 1859)

on Carex


Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Carex elata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Bückle (2005a), Bückle & Guglielmino (2005a), Bückle & Remane (2006a), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), Nickel & Gärtner (2009a), Schlosser & Holzinger (2017a), Seljak (2016a).

Last modified 4.iii.2021