Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Scythris bifissella

Scythris bifissella (Hofmann, 1889)

on Gypsophila, Silene

parasite

Larvae in silken tubes in the litter under the host plants.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, oligophagous

Gypsophila fastigiata; Silene otites.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

See Baran.

references

Baran (2002b), Bengtsson (1997b), Sutter (1994a).

Last modified 17.i.2020