Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ancylosis oblitella

Ancylosis oblitella (Zeller, 1848)

saltmarsh knot-horn

on Chenopodium, Spergula, etc.

parasite

Larvae in a sand-covered silken tube below the plant.

host plants

polyphagous

Atriplex prostrata; Chenopodium; Spergula morisonii; Suaeda maritima.

References in the literature to Acacia farnesiana, tortilis are incorrect.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Huertas Dionisio (2016b).

synonyms

Cabotia oblitella.

references

Huertas Dionisio (2007a, 2016b), Muus (2021b).

Last modified 10.ii.2021