Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Trigonophora flammea

Trigonophora flammea (Esper, 1785)

flame brocade


Larvae freely on the leaves, initially mainly on low plants, later more on shrubs and trees.

host plants


Cytisus scoparius; Ficaria verna; Fraxinus excelsior; Ligustrum vulgare; Prunus spinosa; Quercus ilex; Rumex; Urtica.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2023).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.


Bentley (2008a), Dapporto (1998a), Fernández, Cifuentes, Romera, ao (2006a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2023), Peslier (1999a), Rezbanyai-Reser (2007b), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

Last modified 16.ii.2023