Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tecia solanivora

Tecia solanivora Povolný, 1973

guatemalan potato moth

on Solanum

parasite

Larvae bore in the tubers.

host plants

Solanaceae, monophagous

Solanum tuberosum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Scrobipalpopsis solanivora.

notes

Important pest in the subtropics.

references

García & Bacallado (2013a), Villanueva-Mejía & Saldamando (2013a), Vives Moreno (2003a).

Last modified 1.ii.2021