Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Neotelphusa sequax

Neotelphusa sequax (Haworth, 1828)

barred groundling, crepuscular rock-rose moth

on Helianthemum


Larvae in a globular spinning in the top of the plant.

host plants

Cistaceae, monophagous

Helianthemum canum, nummularium & subsp. obscurum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni.


Teleiodes, Teleia, sequax.


Aarvik (1987a), Baldizzone (2008a), Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Corley, Merckx, Cardoso ao (2012a), Kasy (1987a), Kaitila (1996a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Requena (2009a), Schütze (1931a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 17.ii.2020