Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mirificarma lentiginosella

Mirificarma lentiginosella (Zeller, 1839)

greenweed groundling

on Genista, etc.


Larvae in spun shoot tips; pupation in a cocoon in the soil.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Cytisus supinus; Genista anglica, germanica, sagittalis, tinctoria; Laburnum anagyroides.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Patočka & Turčáni, Schmid.


Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Huemer (2012a), Klimesch (1989a). Lepiforum (2019), Parsons (1995a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Pitkin (1984a), Schmid (2019a), Schütze (1931a).

Last modified 24.i.2023