Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stenoptilia pelidnodactyla

Stenoptilia pelidnodactyla (Stein, 1837)

on Saxifraga


The larvae develop in the flowers and fruits.

host plants

Saxifragaceae, narrowly monophagous

Saxifraga granulata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Nel.


Bigot, Nel & Picard (2009a), Fazekas (1993a), Gielis (1996a), Nel (1996a), d’Urso, Marchese & Nel (2008a).

Last modified 7.ix.2019