Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Arytinnis nigralineata

Arytinnis nigralineata (Loginova, 1976)

on Adenocarpus


First and second instars pale orange or cream, 3rd-5th instars pale
green to bright green or orange and cream, with or without black tergites. Eggs were found in inflorescences on the inner surface of bracts. Larvae were frequently observed on inflorescences.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Adenocarpus foliolosus.

distribution within Europe

Canary Islands: La Gomera, Gran Canaria, Tenerife.


Arytainilla nigralineata.


Bastin, Burckhardt, Reyes-Betancort, ao (2023a), Bastin, Reyes-Betancort, Siverio de la Rosa & Percy (2024a), Hodkinson (1960a), Hodkinson & Hollis (1987a), Loginova (1976a), Percy (2003a).

Last modified 12.iv.2024