Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Leucoptera andalusica

Leucoptera andalusica Mey 1994

Lepidoptera, Lyonetiidae


Corley ao (2006a) write that the larvae were observed “mining the stems of Pterospartum tridentatum”. Probably this means that thet mined in the broad wings along the stem of this plant.

Genista tridentata.

distribution within Europe

Spain (Fauna Europaea, 2010) and Portugal (Corley ao, 2006a).


Corley, Maravalhas & Passos de Carvalho (2006a), Mey (1994a).


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