Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eteobalea albiapicella

Eteobalea albiapicella (Duponchel, 1843)

on Globularia


At first the larvae bore in the peduncle of the inflorescence; later they live in the flower head itself; there also they hibernate.

host plants

Globulariaceae, monophagous

Globularia bisnagarica, cordifolia, nudicaulis, vulgaris.


Bivoltine; larvae from August till April, and in June.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Stagmatophora albiapicella.


Biesenbaum (2000c), Haslberger (2011a), Kasy (1987a), Klimesch (1942c, 1960a), Koster & Sinev (2003a), Segerer, Haslberger, Grünewald ao (2013a).

Last modified 3.ii.2020