Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Longitarsus symphyti

Longitarsus symphyti Heikertinger, 1912

on Symphytum

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Boraginaceae, monophagous

Symphytum officinale.

The beetles may also feed on Myosotis, Pulmonaria.

phenology

Hibernation as egg.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Bukejs (2010a), Hubble (2014a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

Last modified 11.vi.2020