Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Longitarsus holsaticus

Longitarsus holsaticus (Linnaeus, 1758)

on Veronica, etc.

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, oligophagous

Gratiola officinalis; Veronica beccabunga, longifolia, officinalis, scutellata.

Perhaps also Pedicularis palustris (Orobanchaceae)

phenology

Univoltine, hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Beenen, Winkelman & van Nunen (2005a), Biondi (1996a), Bukejs (2010a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

Last modified 21.xi.2020