Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Teleiodes luculella

Teleiodes luculella (Hübner, 1813)

crescent groundling

polyphagous on deciduous trees


Larvae in spun leaves.

host plants

Acer; Betula; Carpinus betulus; Castanea sativa; Quercus petraea, robur; Tilia cordata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni.


Teleia luculella.


Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Huemer (2012a), Kaitila (1996a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Requena (2009a), Schütze (1931a), Sinev & Shapoval (2015a), Wieser & Huemer (1997a).

Last modified 25.iii.2021