Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ancylosis cinnamomella

Ancylosis cinnamomella (Duponchel, 1836)

cinnamon knot-horn

on Sedum, etc.


Larva in a silken tube from into the soil to up in the plants.

host plants

Crassulaceae, monophagous

Sedum acre, sediforme, sexangulare.

Moreover mentioned from Artemisia campestris; Astragalus baionensis; Globularia.In any case the relations with Artemisia and Globularia seem doubtful.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

See Huertas Dionisio (2016b).


Huertas Dionisio (2007a, 2016b), Schütze (1931a), Ylla, Macià & Huertas Dionisio (2008a).

Last modified 2.iii.2020