Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Elachista fulgens

Elachista fulgens Parenti, 1983

Lepidoptera, Elachistidae

hostplants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Carex acutiformis, elata, riparia.

distribution within Europe

south of the Netherland and Germany.

larva

ful-grown larva up to 6 mm long, the colour of old wax with greenish hues; cf. Parenti & Pizzolato.

references

Baran (2009a), Parenti & Varalda (1994a).

12/01/2017

Last modified 28.vi.2017