Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aethes nefandana

Aethes nefandana (Kennel, 1899)

on Eryngium


The biology of the larva is not described; it may be a borer in the stem or rootock.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Eryngium campestre.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Fazekas (2008a), Kovács & Kovács (2006a).

Last modified 15.x.2019