Stenoptilia nelorum Gibeaux, 1989

on Gentiana

parasite

Larvae probably a stem borer.

host plants

Gentianaceae, narrowly monophagous

Gentiana cruciata.

larva, pupa

See Nel.

synonyms

Gielis and (PESI, 2019) consider this species conspecific with Stenoptilia pneumonanthes.

references

Bigot, Nel & Picard (2009a), Bigot & Picard (2008a), Gielis (1996a), Nel (1996a).

mod 8.ix.2019