Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Longitarsus nasturtii

Longitarsus nasturtii (Fabricius, 1792)

on Symphytum, etc.

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Boraginaceae, oligophagous

Aegonychon purpurocaeruleum; Anchusa officinalis; Asperugo procumbens; Cerinthe minor; Cynoglossum officinale; Echium vulgare; Lithospermum officinale; Myosotis arvensis; Pulmonaria officinalis; Symphytum anatolicum, officinale.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Biondi (1996a), Bukejs (2010a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

Last modified 21.xi.2020