Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Athrips tetrapunctella

Athrips tetrapunctella (Thunberg, 1794)

northern groundling

on Lathyrus


Larvae in a silken tube, feeding on the young leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Lathyrus linifolius, palustris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Athrips tetrapunctellus; Epithectis lathyri (Stainton, 1865).


Aarvik, Bakke, Berg ao (1997a), Bidzilya (2005a), Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Kaitila (1996a), Parsons (1995a), Sch├╝tze (1931a).

Last modified 24.i.2023