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; Lycopsis arvensis; ? Myosotis; ? Pulmonaria; ? Symphytum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

notes

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

references

Bukejs (2010a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

Last modified 13.vi.2020