Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stigmella tatrica

Stigmella tatrica Tokár, Laštůvka & van Nieukerken 2017

on Dryas

gall

The biology of the larva is unknown, and even the host plant is uncertain. The conspicuously long ovipositor may indicate an unusual, perhaps hidden, place of oviposition.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

? Dryas octopetala.

references

Tokár, Laštůvka & van Nieukerken (2017a).

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