Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tytthus pygmaeus

Tytthus pygmaeus (Zetterstedt, 1938)

on Carex, etc.


Larvae and adults predate on Delphacidae etc.

host plants

narrowly polyphagous

Ammophila arenaria; Carex; Eleocharis palustris; Juncus effusus; Typha.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2022).


Aukema, Chérot, Viskens & Bruers (2014a), Henry (2012a), Münch & Münch (2007a), Rabitsch (2001a).

Last modified 31.iii.2022