Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Capperia trichodactyla

Capperia trichodactyla (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

on Leonurus


The larvae of the first generation live freely on the leaves, those of the second generation feed on the flowers and fruits.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Leonurus cardiaca.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Pictures on Lepiforum


Adamczewski (1948a)m Bigot & Picard (2009a), Fazekas (1993a, 2012a), Gielis (1996a), Sutter (1991a).

Last modified 28.i.2020