Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Agdistis heydeni

Agdistis heydeni (Zeller,1852)

on Atriplex, ? Stachys

host plants

? polyphagous

Atriplex halimus; Stachys glutinosa.

Nel calls the species detritivorous; maybe that explains this bizarre combination.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pop

See Nel (1996a).


Agdistis heydeni canariensis Rebel, 1896.


Arenberger (1977a), Arenberger & Baez (2011a), Gielis (1996a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Nel (1991e, 1996a), Requena (1999a).

Last modified 20.ii.2023