Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Elachista imatrella

Elachista imatrella Schantz, 1971

Lepidoptera, Elachistidae

hostplants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Carex vaginata?.

The author of the species presumed that the larva would live on Eriophorum vaginatum, but Mutanen & Itämies (2006a) argue that Carex is much more plausible, in particular C. vaginata.

distribution within Europe

Finland (Fauna Europaea, 2011).

references

Mutanen & Itämies (2006a), Parenti & Pizzolato (2015a), Parenti & Varalda (1994a).

12/01/2017

Last modified 28.vi.2017