Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tingis crispata

Tingis crispata (Herrich-Schäffer, 1838)


Tingis crispata on Artemisia vulgaris

Artemisia vulgaris, Belgium, prov. Antwerp, Meerhout, © Carina Van Steenwinkel; the small brown spots probably are suction damage


Larvae and adults free on the leaves; entire above-ground plant is somewhat stunted.

host plants

Artemisia absinthium, campestris, vulgaris.


Hibernates as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Aukema (1976a), Aukema & Hermes (2006a), Buhr (1964b), Grancher, Aubourg & Gargatte (2011a), Kment & Baňar (2012a), Malenovský, Baňař & Kment (2011a), Péricart (1981a), Roskam (2019a), Schäfer, Hannig & Hannig (2009a), Stehlík (2002a), Tomasi (2014a), Viskens, Bruers & Vercauteren (0000a).

Last modified 6.vii.2021