Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Endothenia ericetana

Endothenia ericetana (Humphreys & Westwood, 1845)

heath marble

on Mentha, Stachys

parasite

Larvae bore in the rhizomes.

host plants

Lamiaceae, oligophagous

Mentha arvensis; Stachys palustris, ? sylvatica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

See Swatschek.

synonyms

Olethreutes ericetana.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 11.iii.2020