Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllonorycter cytisifoliae

Phyllonorycter cytisifoliae (Hering, 1927)

Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae

mine

Small, upper-surface, little folded tentifom mine, that does hardly contract the leaflet. Pupation internal.

hostplants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Cytisus proliferus.

phenology

Larvae in March (Hering, 1957a).

distribution within Europe

Canary Islands.

synonyms

Lithocolletis cytisifoliae.

references

Deschka (1969b), Hering (1927a, 1957a), Klimesch (1979a).

24/05/2010

Last modified 28.vi.2017