Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epermenia profugella

Epermenia profugella (Stainton, 1856)

little lance-wing

on Pimpinella, etc.

parasite

The larvae bore in the fruits.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Aegopodium podagraria; Angelica sylvestris; Daucus carota; Pimpinella saxifraga.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Patočka, Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Catapletica profugella; Epermenia pumila (Buvat & Nel, 2000).

references

Aarvik, Karsholt, Larsen & Schnack (1988a), Budashkin & Gaedike (2005a), Gaedike (1968a,b, 1972a), Huemer & van Nieukerken (2021a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka (1997b), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a).

Last modified 29.i.2023