Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Arytainilla serpentina

Arytainilla serpentina Percy, 2003

on Cytisus

Arytainilla serpentina: 5th instar larva

5th instar larva (from Percy)


Fifth instar larvae bright green with thorax and head more yellow, wing pads
and ventral abdomen pale orange; terminal antennal segments darker brown.


Fabaceae, narrowly monophagous

Cytisus filipes.

distribution within Europe

Canary Islands: La Palma.


Percy (2003a).

Last modified 28.iv.2018