Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aspitates gilvaria

Aspitates gilvaria (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

straw belle

on herbs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Achillea; Andromeda; Aquilegia; Artemisia; Cytisus; Empetrum; Genista sagittalis; Hedysarum; Hippocrepis comosa; Hypericum; Lonicera xylosteum; Lotus corniculatus; Medicago; Onobrychis; Pastinaca sativa; Polygonum; Potentilla; Rubus; Stachys; Teucrium; Thymus praecox subsp. polytrichus; Vaccinium; Veronica.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Bentley (2008a), Cifuentes & Alcobendas (2008a), Ebert (ed., 2003a), Lepiforum (2021), Okyar & Mironov (2008a), Peslier (1999b).

Last modified 22.viii.2023