Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dichomeris derasella

Dichomeris derasella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

on Prunus


Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Prunus spinosa.

References to “Cerasus”; Crataegus; Malus sylvestris; Rubus caesius, ulmifolius seem exceptional or incorrect.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni.


Ypsolophus fasciellus (Hübner, 1796).


Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Requena (2009a), Schütze (1931a).

Last modified 2.vii.2021