Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrochilo cribrumalis

Macrochilo cribrumalis (Hübner, 1793)

dotted fan-foot

on “grasses”

parasite

Larvae freely on dried and withered leaves.

host plants

narrowly polyphagous

Carex sylvatica; Phragmites australis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Boldt, Lepiforum.

synonyms

Herminia cribralis (Hübner, 1796).

references

Bentley (2008a), Boldt (1927a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 18.viii.2021