Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Anania stachydalis

Anania stachydalis (Germar, 1821)

woundwort pearl

on Stachys


Larvae in a web at the undersides of the leaves.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Stachys arvensis, officinalis, palustris, sylvatica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka, Patočka & Turčáni.


Phlyctaenia, Pionea, stachydalis.


Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2001a), Fiumi (2018a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka (2001c), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Šumpich & Vítek (2014a).

Last modified 12.iv.2021