Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Longitarsus anchusae

Longitarsus anchusae (Paykull, 1798)

on Anchusa, etc.

parasite

Larvae in the roots.

host plants

Boraginaceae, broadly oligophagous

Anchusa azurea, hybrida, leptophylla, limbata, strigosa, undulata; Asperugo; Borago officinalis; Cerinthe; Cynoglossum officinale, creticum; Echium glomeratum, vulgare; Lithospermum; Myosotis; Nonea pulla; Pulmonaria obscura; Symphytum brachycalyx, officinale.

Mainly on common comfrey.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Aslan & Alkan (2015a), Aslan & Gök (2006a), Aslan, Gök, Gürbüz & Ayvaz (2009a), Bahillo de la Puebla & Román (2009a), Baviera & Biondi (2015a), Biondi (1994b), Bukejs (2010a), Furth (1979a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Steinhausen (2001a), Troukens (2012a), Ugarte San Vicente (2005a).

Last modified 28.ix.2020