Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Glaucolepis teucriella

Glaucolepis teucriella (Chrétien, 1914)

mine

Corridor, widening into a blotch that may occupy the entire leaf. By way of the petiole the larva can move to the opposite leaf. Pupation external.

hostplants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Teucrium chamaedrys.

phenology

Probably two generations, with larvae in October – April and in July.

distribution within Europe

Southern France, Spain.

larva

Yellow.

synonyms

Stigmella, Trifurcula, teucriella.

references

Hering (1957a), A & Z Laštuvka (1997a), Z & A Laštůvka (2009b), van Nieukerken (1986a), van Nieukerken A & Z Laštuvka (2004a, 2006a), Skala (1939a).

Last modified 1.iii.2018