Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mesophleps silacella

Mesophleps silacella (Hübner, 1796)

straw sober

on Helianthemum. etc.


One supposes that the larvae live in the fruits.

host plants

Cistaceae, monophagous

Fumana procumbens; Helianthemum nummularium; Tuberaria guttata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Huemer (2012a), Li & Sattler (2012a), Requena (2009a).

Last modified 28.i.2020