Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Caryocolum laceratella

Caryocolum laceratella (Zeller, 1868)

on Moehringia, etc.

parasite

Larvae in silken tubes, covered with dark green frass, among the base of the plants.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, oligophagous

Cerastium latifolium; Minuartia sedoides; Moehringia ciliata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Huemer (1988b), Huemer & Sattler (1989a).

Last modified 20.ii.2020