Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pediasia aridella

Pediasia aridella (Thunberg, 1788)

saltmarsh grass-veneer

on Puccinellia, etc.

parasite

Larvae in silken tubes at thre foot of the plants.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Festuca rubra subsp. litoralis; Puccinellia fasciculata, maritima.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Bentley (2008a), Biesenbaum (1991a), Petersen, Friese & Rinnhofer (1973a), Ricker (2010a).

Last modified 31.x.2021