Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hypena obesalis

Hypena obesalis Treitschke, 1829

paignton snout

on Urtica, etc.


Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Urticaceae, oligophagous

Parietaria judaica; Urtica dioica.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Freytag.


Corley, Marabuto, Maravalhas, ao (2008a), Denton (2013a), Ebert (ed., 2003a), Fabiano (2017a), Freytag (1999a), Katbeh-Bader (2017a), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

Last modified 11.viii.2021