Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Donacia obscura

Donacia obscura Gyllenhal, 1813

on Carex


Larvae in a cocoon, attached to a root.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Carex rostrata, vesicaria.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Bukejs (2010b), Kofler (2011a), Lays (2003a), Montagna (2009a), Nelson, Walsh & Foster (2007a), Regalin, Bezděk, Penati & Ciapponi (2006a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

Last modified 15.vii.2020