Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Gnorimoschema streliciella

Gnorimoschema streliciella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

inverness groundling


The larva mines the lower leaves from a silken tube on or just below the surface of rhe ground.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Antennaria dioica.


BE not recorded (Phegea, 2011).

NE extinct (Huemer & Karsholt, 2010a)

LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2011).

distribution within Europe

From Scandinavia to Italy, and from Britain to Central Russia (Fauna Europaea, 2011).


Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Huemer & Karsholt (2010a).

Last modified 1.viii.2019