Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Sideridis reticulata

Sideridis reticulata (Goeze, 1781)

bordered gothic

on kruiden


Larvae freely on the flowers and leaves.

host plants


Dianthus carthusianorum; Saponaria officinalis; Silene baccifera, latifolia, nutansm vulgaris.

But also witnessed on very different plants: Calluna vulgaris; Cytisus scoparius; Hippocrepis comosa; Rubus; Vaccinium myrtillus (Robenz & Schaefer, 1987a)

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Pyrgus, Robenz & Schaefer.


Heliophobus reticulata.


Dapporto (1998a), Ebert (ed., 1998a), Peslier (2002a), Pyrgus (2021), Robenz & Schaefer (1987a), Simonyi, Ronkay & Gyulai (2015a).

Last modified 30.x.2021