Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stenoptilia islandicus

Stenoptilia islandicus (Staudinger, 1857)

mountain plume

on Saxifraga

parasite

Larvae freely at the leaves and inflorescence.

host plants

Saxifragaceae, monophagous

Saxifraga adscendens, cespitosa, exarata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

egg, larva, pupa

see Schmid.

synonyms

Stenoptilia islandica.

references

Aarvik, Karsholt, Larsen & Schnack (1988a), Bigot, Nel & Picard (2009a), Gielis (1996a), Schmid (2019a).

Last modified 27.i.2023