Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Monochroa sepicolella

Monochroa sepicolella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

mine

Large full depth blotch.

hostplants

Polygonaceae, oligophagous

Fallopia dumetorum; Rumex thyrsiflorus.

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2010).

distribution within Europe

From Fennoscandia to Italy and Albania, and from Germany to Central Russia and the Ukraine (Fauna Europaea, 2010).

notes

Possibly part of the material belonngs to Monochroa rectifasciella (Fuchs, 1902). See also M. rumicetella.

references

Baran (2008a), Biesenbaum (2000a, 2010b), Buschmann & Pastorális (2015a), Elsner, Huemer & Tokár (1999a), Huemer (2012a), Kaitila 1996a).

Last modified 29.iii.2023