Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Xanthorhoe fluctuata

Xanthorhoe fluctuata (Linnaeus, 1758)

garden carpet

on Alliaria, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Brassicaceae, Tropaeolaceae, narrowly polyphagous

Alliaria petiolata; Alyssum; Brassica; Cochlearia; Diplotaxis; Erysimum; Iberis sempervirens; Lepidium subulatum; Lobularia maritima; Raphanus; Sisymbrium; Tropaeolum.

But also Alnus; Galatella sedifolia; Betula; Prunus (Bella ao, Koren ao)!

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Bella, Parenzan & Russo (2009a), Ebert (ed., 2001a), King & Viejo Montesinos (2010a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 5.vii.2021