Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cauchas fibulella

Cauchas fibulella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

little long-horn

on Veronica


The young larvae bore in the fruits. Later they live in a case on the lower leaves.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Veronica chamaedrys, officinalis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Adela fibulella.


Baldizzone (2004a), Heath & Pelham-Clinton (1983a), Huemer (2012a), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ellis (2007a), Kuchlein, Gielis, Huisman, ao (1988a), Kurz (2016a), Tourlan (2013a).

Last modified 7.ii.2021