Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Neofaculta infernella

Neofaculta infernella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

on Rhododendron, Vaccinium

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, oligophagous

Rhododendron tomentosum; Vaccinium myrtillus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Gelechia infernalis Herrich-Schäffer, 1854.

references

Huemer (2012a), Huisman, Koster, Muus & van Nieukerken (2013a), Kaitila (1996a), Schütze (1931a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 17.ii.2020