Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pachytomella parallela

Pachytomella parallela (Meyer-Dür 1843)

on grasses


Larvae and adults at the leaves.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Agrostis capillaris[; Calamagrostis; Deschampsia; Holcus; Lolium; Nardus; Phleum; Poa.

However, Achtziger ao, Pagola-Carte ao, and Rabitsch mention Potentilla erecta as the main host plant.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Achtziger & Scholze (1997a), Baugnée (2020a), Frieß, Schlosser & Holzinger (2013a), Gillerfors & Coulianos (2005a), Nelson, Hermes & Aukema (2015a), Pagola-Carte, Zabalegui & Ribes (2006a), Rabitsch (2001a).

Last modified 8.iv.2022