Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stenoptilia mannii

Stenoptilia mannii (Zeller, 1852)

on Nepeta


The biology of the larvae is unknown.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Nepeta nuda.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Nel.


Stenoptilia megalochroa Meyrick, 1930. However, Bigot ao consider this a valid species, living likewise on Nepeta nuda.


Bigot, Nel & Picard (2008a), Gielis (1996a), Nel (1996a).

Last modified 8.x.2020