Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dentifovea fulvifascialis

Dentifovea fulvifascialis (Christoph, 1887)


Full depth blotch, usually beginning in the leaf tip. The upper epidermis is folded. Pupation within the mine.

host plants

Boraginaceae, monophagous

Heliotropium rotundfolium.

Heliotropium rotundfolium does not occur in Greece; probably the species there lives on another Heliotropium species.


Larvae in May (Hering, 1957a).

distribution within Europe

Greece (Fauna Europaea, 2009); Israel, India (Hering, 1957a).


Phlyctaenodes foviferalis Hampson, 1900.


Amsel & Hering (1931a), Hering (1957a), Kravchenko, Poltavsky, Segerer, ao (2020a).

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