Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stictea mygindiana

Stictea mygindiana (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

cowberry marble

on Arctostaphylos, Vacciniun

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, oligophagous

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi; Vaccinium uliginosum, vitis-ideae.

Perhaps also rarely on Myrica gale.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni, Swatschek.

synonyms

Olethreutes mygindiana; Argyroploce, Olethreutes, mygindana.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Kuchlein, Gielis, Huisman, ao (1988a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 17.iii.2020