Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Catharia simplonialis

Catharia simplonialis (Heydenreich, 1851)

on Silene

parasite

Larva in a silken tube.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, narrowly monophagous

Silene alpestris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

pupa

See Patočka, Patočka & Turčáni (as C. pyrenaealis).

references

Patočka (2001c), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a).

Last modified 23.xii.2019