Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Adela mazzolella

Adela mazzolella (Hübner, 1801)

on Brassicaceae


As is testified by a splendid series of pictures in Lepiforum, 2019, the young larva bores in the fruits.

host plants

Brassicaceae, monophagous

Erysimum marschallianum; ? Rapistrum perenne; ? Sisymbrium altissimum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Corley, Rosete, Romão ao (2015a), Gerstberger (2000a), Kurz (2016a), Vítek, Liška, Sitek ao (2015a).

Last modified 24.iii.2023