Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Scythris schleichiella

Scythris schleichiella (Zeller, 1870)

on Gypsophila, Silene

parasite

Larvae in a silken tube below and among the plants.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, oligophagous

Gypsophila repens; Silene alpestris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Scythris saxicola Klimesch, 1951.

references

Klimesch (1951c).

Last modified 24.i.2020