Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Atethmia centrago

Atethmia centrago (Haworth, 1809)

centre-barred sallow

on Fraxinus


Larvae during the night freely on the inflorescence ans buds; at daytime they are hidden among moss at the foot of the tree.

host plants

Oleaceae, monophagous

Fraxinus excelsior.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Wegner.


Bálint, Katona & Ronkay (2016a), Ebert (ed., 1997b), Huemer & Mayr (1999a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a); Lepiforum (2021), Wegner (2014b).

Last modified 28.viii.2021