Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Longitarsus lycopi

Longitarsus lycopi (Foudras, 1860)

on Melissa, Mentha, etc.

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Lamiaceae, oligophagous

Clinopodium vulgare; Dracocephalum bullatum; Glechoma hederacea; Leonurus cardiaca; Lycopus europaeus; Melissa officinalis; Mentha longifolia, x piperita, pulegium, x rotundifolia, spicata, suaveolens; Monarda fistulosa; Nepeta; Phlomis; Prunella vulgaris; Salvia; Satureja; Scutellaria altissima; Teucrium.

phenology

Hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2002a).

references

Aslan & Alkan (2015a), Aslan, Gök, Gürbüz & Ayvaz (2009a), Baselga & Novoa (2002b), Bastazo, Vela & Petitpierre (1993a), Biondi (1994b), Bukejs (2010a), Furth (1979a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Petitpierre, Sacarés & Jurado-Rivera (2017a), Pozsgai (2005a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Rocchi & Bordoni (2004a), Rozner & Rozner (2014a), Steinhausen (2001a, 2002a), Vela, Bastazo & Fritzlar (2017a).

Last modified 12.ix.2020