Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Delphiniobium lycoctoni

Delphiniobium lycoctoni Börner, 1950

on Aconitum


Apterae 3-4 mm, yellowish, with pale antennae, legs and siphunculi, cauda dark grey. At the underside of the leaves, that become curled and spotted.

host plants

Ranunculaceae, narrowly monophagous

Aconitum lycoctonum & subsp. vulparia.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buhr (1964b), Roskam (2019a), Lampel (1988a), Weis (1955a).

Last modified 29.ix.2019