Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhigognostis senilella

Rhigognostis senilella (Zetterstedt, 1839)

on Cardamine, etc.

parasite

The larvae live freely on the leaves.

host plants

Brassicaceae, oligophagous

Brassica; Cardamine pratensis.

distribution within Europe

Greenland, Iceland.

synonyms

References to this species from the Alps actually apply to Rh. marmorosella.

references

Baraniak (2016a).

Last modified 12.iii.2021