Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Depressaria halophilella

Depressaria halophilella Chrétien, 1908

on Crithmum


The larvae bore in the stems, petioles and in the succulent leaves.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Crithmum maritimum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pop

Described by Chrétien (scan in Lepiforum). See also Fetz.


Buchner & Karsholt (2019a), Fetz (1994a), Lepiforum (2020), Pinzari & Pinzari (2012a [“halophylella“]), Vives Moreno & Gastón (2017a).

Last modified 13.iii.2020