Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eupithecia gemellata

Eupithecia gemellata Herrich-Schäffer, 1861

on Petrorhagia, etc.


Larvae in and on the flowers and fruits.

host plants


* Gypsophila struthium; * Limonium dichotomum; Petrorhagia saxifraga; * Reseda stricta.

Larvae, collected on the species marked with an * later turned out to belong, entirely or partly, to Eupithecia gypsophilata.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.


King & Viejo Montesinos (2010a), Lepiforum (2021), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

Last modified 16.xi.2021