Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Bactra lacteana

Bactra lacteana Caradja, 1916

scarce sedge marble

on ? Carex


Th larva probably is a borer in the stem or the rhizome.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

? Carex nigra, panicea.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Gerstberger (2000a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Larsen (1993a), Martin & Stoecklin (2014a).

Last modified 13.ii.2023