Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Gelechia scotinella

Gelechia scotinella Herrich-Schäffer, 1854

thicket groundling

on Prunus


Larvae in a web in the inflorescence.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Prunus spinosa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni.


Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 17.ii.2020