Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dichomeris lamprostoma

Dichomeris lamprostoma (Zeller, 1847)

on Convolvulus, Ipomoea

mine

The larva spins leaves together, and mines them from a silken tube.

host plants

Convolvulaceae, oligophagous

Convolvulus althaeoides, arvensis, Ipomoea.

phenology

Larvae in May – June and November (Klimesch, 1984a).

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

France, Spain, Sardinia, Sicily, Crete, Cyprus (Fauna Europaea, 2009)l Canary Islands (Klimesch, 1984a).

synonyms

Onebala lamprostoma.

references

Bella & Karsholt (2015a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Klimesch (1984a), Requena (2009a).

Last modified 28.i.2020