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 alypum, bisnagarica, cordifolia, nudicaulis, vulgaris.


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

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

egg, larva, pupa

see Schmid.


Stagmatophora albiapicella.


Baldizzone (2004a), Biesenbaum (2000c), Haslberger (2011a), Kasy (1987a), Klimesch (1942c, 1960a), Koster & Sinev (2003a), Schmid (2019a), Segerer, Haslberger, Grünewald ao (2013a).

Last modified 22.i.2023