Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Longitarsus exsoletus

Longitarsus exsoletus (Linnaeus, 1758)

on Echium, etc.

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Boraginaceae, oligophagous

Aegonychon purpurocaeruleum; Buglossoides; Cerinthe; Cynoglossum cheirifolium, officinale; Echium vulgare; Lithospermum; Mertensia virginica; Myosotis scorpioides; Nonea; Onosma; Pulmonaria; Symphytum officinale.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2002a).

references

Bastazo, Vela & Petitpierre (1993a), Biondi (1994b), Bukejs (2010a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Petitpierre, Sacarés & Jurado-Rivera (2017a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Rozner & Rozner (2014a), Steinhausen (2001a, 2002a).

Last modified 11.ix.2020