Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lampronia flavimitrella

Lampronia flavimitrella (Hübner, 1817)

bramble bright

on Rubus


The biology is badly known. Probably the larvae live as borers in in the pith of young shoots, possibly also in the buds. Maybe the younger larvae develop in the fruits.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Rubus caesius, idaeus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Incurvaria flavimitrella.


Hering (1921b), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ellis (2009a), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2004a), Kurz (2016a), van Nieukerken, Gielis, Huisman ao (1993a), De Prins & Steeman (2011a), Šumpich (2017a), Wegner (2010a).

Last modified 22.ii.2023