Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Agriphila deliella

Agriphila deliella (Hübner, 1813)

on “grasses”


Larvae in a silken tube between the culms.

host plants

narrowly polyphagous

Carex arenaria; Corynephorus canescens.

Molinia caerulea, that also is mentioned, does match very badly with the two previous species.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.


Kravchenko, Poltavsky, Segerer, ao (2020a), Lepiforum (2021), Wegner (2010a).

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