Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi


Epitrix species live on Solanaceae; the larvae on the underground parts, the beetles on the foliage. The larvae of several species gnaw supercifial galleries in potato tubers.

Epitrix: feeding traces on Solanum tuber

potato with feeding traces (from Nederlandse Voedsel- en Warenautoriteit 2012a)

Last modified 25.vii.2020