Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cryptomyzus heinzei

Cryptomyzus heinzei Hille Ris Lambers, 1953

primary host plant Ribes

host plants

Grossulariaceae, monofaag

Ribes alpinum.

secondary host plant Stachys (Clinopodium)


Apterae 1.5-2 mm; colour in life not known.

host plants

Lamiaceae, almost monophagous

Stachys officinalis.

Probably only occasionally also on Clinopodium vulgare.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Closely related with, and difficult to distinguish from, Cryptomyzus ballotae.


Blackman & Eastop (2019), Wojciechowski, Depa, HalgoŇ° ao (2016a).

Last modified 25.i.2019