Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Agonopterix alpigena

Agonopterix alpigena (Frey, 1870)

on Laserpitium


Larvae in leaves, spun into conspicuous knots.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Laserpitium siler.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Fetz.


Burmann (1984a), Fetz (1994a), Huemer (2011a), Kasy (1987a), Klimesch (1959a), Schmid (2019a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 4.iii.2021