Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Agonopterix adspersella

Agonopterix adspersella (Kollar, 1832)

on Siler


Larvae in a folded leaf edge.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Siler montanum

According to Huemer the species lives exclusively on Siler montanum. In other literature mentioned from Athamanta cretensis; Bupleurum falcatum, petraeum; Meum athamanticum; Seseli tortuosum

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum, Rymarczyk ao.


Depressaria adspersella; D. amanthicella Heinemann, 1870.


Burmann (1984a), Huemer (2005a), Klimesch (1942c, 1959a), Lepiforum (2020), Lvovsky, Sinev, Kravchenko & Müller (2016a), Rymarczyk, Dutheil & Nel (2013a), Schmid (2019a), Schütze (1931a), Segerer, Haslberger, Grünewald ao (2013a),Šumpich (2017a), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

Last modified 18.iii.2023