Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Paraclemensia cyanella

Paraclemensia cyanella (Zeller, 1850)

on Acer


Oviposition by way of an ovipositor, no egg visible therefore. The larva makes a small blotch. Already after its first moult the larva makes an oval excision. Sandwiched herein it drops to the ground and continues feeding of dead leaves.

host plants

Sapindaceae, oligophagous

Acer campestre, monspessulanum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Baldizzone, Varalda & Donato (2010a), Kovács & Kovács (2000a), Wieser (2004a).

Last modified 26.x.2019