Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aristotelia subdecurtella

Aristotelia subdecurtella (Stainton, 1859)

brown fen neb

on Lythrum (? etc.)


The larvae live freely among young leaves spun together.

host plants

Lythraceae, monofaag

Lythrum salicaria.

Also reported from Stachys palustris; Veronica anagallis-aquatica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Schaffers.


Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Fazekas & Schreurs (2010a), Huemer & Mayr (1999a), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2001a), Jacobs & De Prins (2011a), Kaitila (1996a), Lepiforum (2024), Parsons (1995a), Schaffers (2024a).

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