Phytoecia cylindrica (Linnaeus, 1758)

mine

Short corridor, ending upon a thick vein. From there the larva descends in the petiole. Finally the larve lives as a stem borer.

hostplants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Anthriscus; Chaerophyllum; Heracleum sphondylium.

distribution within Europe

All Europe, except Ireland and the Mediterranean Islands (Fauna Europaea, 2010).

references

Hering (1957a), Robbins (1991a).

mod 28.v.2018