Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Longitarsus curtus

Longitarsus curtus (Allard, 1860)

on Lycopsis, etc.

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Boraginaceae, oligophagous

Buglossoides arvensis; Echium vulgare; Lappula; Lycopsis arvensis; ? Myosotis; ? Pulmonaria; Symphytum officinale.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

notes

Easily confused with L. monticola, a species of damper situations.

references

Bukejs (2010a), 0degaard & Ligaard (2000a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

Last modified 11.ix.2020