Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Selagia argyrella

Selagia argyrella (Denis & Schifferm├╝ller, 1775)

silvery knot-horn

on Calluna

parasite

Larvae in silken tubes in the sand below the shrubs.

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Calluna vulgaris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2001a), Sch├╝tze (1931a), Wimmer (1997a).

Last modified 29.ii.2020