Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Adscita schmidti

Adscita schmidti (Naufock, 1933)

on herbs

parasite

First-instar larvae are leaf miners; later freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Cistus; Geranium; Helianthemum; Rumex.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation als half-grown larva.

references

Fernández-Rubio (1995a), Latasa Asso (1999a).

Last modified 2.xii.2021