Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Longitarsus dorsalis

Longitarsus dorsalis (Fabricius, 1781)

on Jacobaea, Pericallis, Senecio

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Jacobaea erratica, erucifolia, vulgaris; Pericallis cruenta; Senecio inaequidens, leucanthemifolius subsp. vernalis, sarracenicus, vulgaris.

Also witnessed on Dittrichia viscosa: adult feeding?

phenology

Hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Bastazo, Vela & Petitpierre (1993a), Biondi (1990a, 1996a), Gontarenko (2016a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

Last modified 21.xi.2020