Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pempeliella ornatella

Pempeliella ornatella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

ornate knot-horn

on Thymus

parasite

Larvae in silken tubes below the plants.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Thymus serpyllum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Pempelia ornatella.

references

Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Uffeln (1930a), Wegner (2010a), Ylla, Gastón & Macià (2019a), Ylla, Macià & Huertas Dionisio (2008a).

Last modified 5.iii.2020