Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Moitrelia hispanella

Moitrelia hispanella (Staudinger, 1859)

on Thymus


Larvae in a web at the tip of the shoot.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Thymus albicans subsp. donyanae, mastichina, vulgaris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Uncinus hispanella.


Corley, Rosete, Gonçalves ao (2018a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Lepiforum (2020), Ylla, Gastón & Macià (2019a), Ylla, Macià & Huertas-Dionisio (2008a, 2015a).

Last modified 5.iii.2020