Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Gelechia rhombella

Gelechia rhombella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

apple groundling

on Malus


Larvae ih a rolled leaf.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Malus domestica.

Possibly also Prunus spinosa; Pyrus communis; Sorbus aucuparia.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2023).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.


Huisman & Koster (2000a), Kaitila (1996a), Lepiforum (2023).

Last modified 21.ii.2023