Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stenoptilia plagiodactylus

Stenoptilia plagiodactylus (Stainton, 1851)

on Scabiosa

parasite

Biology of the larvae not described

host plants

Caprifoliaceae, monophagous

Scabiosa cinerea, columbaria, lucida.

larva

See Nel

synonyms

Stenoptilia plagiodactyla; St. scabiodactyla, scabiodactylus (Gregson, 1871). Gielis and (PESI, 2019) consider this species conspecific with Stenoptilia bipunctidactyla.

references

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

Last modified 6.ix.2019