Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Donacia obscura

Donacia obscura Gyllenhal, 1813

on Carex, etc.


Larvae in a cocoon, attached to a root.

host plants

Cyperaceae, oligophagous

Carex rostrata, vesicaria; Rhynchospora.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Bukejs (2010b), Geiser (2017a), Hubble (2010a), Kofler (2011a), Lays (2003a), Mohr (1985a), Montagna (2009a), Nelson, Walsh & Foster (2007a), Regalin, Bezděk, Penati & Ciapponi (2006a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

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