Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aneugmenus temporalis

Aneugmenus temporalis (Thomson, 1871)

on Pteridium, etc.


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

host plants

restricted polyphagous

Onoclea struthiopteris; Pteridium aquilinum.

According to Benson also on other ferns.


Selandria temporalis.


Benson (1952a, 1961a), Buhr (1965a), Houard (1908a), Mll (2021a), Pschorn-Walcher & Altenhofer (2006a), Savina & Chevin (2012a), Schwarz (2005a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a).

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