Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Prolita solutella

Prolita solutella (Zeller, 1839)

buff groundling

on Cytisus, Genista

parasite

Larvae in a system of silken tubes, just above the ground.

host plants

Fabaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Cytisus scoparius; Genista anglica, pilosa, tinctoria.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum.

synonyms

Gelechia, Lita, solutella.

references

Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Huisman & Koster (1996a, 1997a), Lepiforum (2020), Requena (2009a), Sch├╝tze (1931a), Wegner, Kayser & van Loh (2007a).

Last modified 27.i.2020