Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Nemophora degeerella

Nemophora degeerella (Linnaeus, 1758)

yellow-barred long-horn

on Anemone

Nemophora degeerella

Heemstede, 21.v.2019 © Laurens van der Linde

Nemophora degeerella



The larvae live in the litter in a coase, feeding on dead plant material. According to some sources in the very first stage they live as leaf miners.

host plants

Ranunculaceae, monophagous

Anemone nemorosa.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.


Adela degeerella.


Baldizzone (2004a), Diesing (1997a), Heath & Pelham-Clinton (1983a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Kozlov, Mutanen, Lee & Huemer (2017a), Kurz (2016a), Łabanowski & Soika (2012a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 30.viii.2023