Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Brachycaudus napelli

Brachycaudus napelli (von Paula Schrank,1801)

on Aconitum, Delphinium


Apterae 2-3 mm, shining black with end of abdomen red, immatures brown; forming colonies on stems, flowers and fruits, and sometimes on leaves.

hos tplants

Ranunculaceae, oligophagous

Aconitum x cammarum lycoctonum & subsp. vulparia, napellus, plicatum, variegatum; Delphinium.


Brachycaudina napelli.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a), Heie (1992a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Tambs-Lyche (1970a), Roskam (2019a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 29.ix.2019