Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aneugmenus temporalis

Aneugmenus temporalis (Thomson, 1871)

on Pteridium


oviposition scars on the leaf segments. Probably indistinguishable from the traces of A. padi, but mich more scarce.

host plants

Dennstaedtiaceae, ? monophagous

Pteridium aquilinum.

According to Benson also on other ferns.


Selandria temporalis.


Benson (1952a, 1961a), Buhr (1965a), Houard (1908a), Pschorn-Walcher & Altenhofer (2006a), Savina & Chevin (2012a), Schwarz (2005a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a).

Last modified 24.iv.2020