Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Moitrelia obductella

Moitrelia obductella (Zeller, 1839)

kent knot-horn

on Origanum, etc.

parasite

Larvae in spun leaves.

host plants

Lamiaceae, oligophagous

Clinopodium acinos, vulgare; Mentha arvensis, longifolia, suaveolens; Origanum vulgare.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Pempelia, Uncinus, obductella.

references

Corley (2005a), Corley, Merckx, Cardoso, ao (2012a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Lepiforum (2019), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Vávra (2016a), Ylla, Gastón & Macià (2019a).

Last modified 30.viii.2021