Psylliodes hyoscyami (Linnaeus, 1758)

mine

The larve bores in the stem and underground parts of the plant. Under exceptional circumstances the larva may enter the petiole or midrib, and then sometimes excursions, in the form of short galleries, are made into the leaf disk. Pupation in the ground.

hostplants

Solanaceae, monophagous

Hyoscyamus

BENELUX

BE recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2011).

NE recorded (Beenen & Winkelman, 1993a).

LUX recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2011).

distribution within Europe

Almost all of Europe, except Ireland and the eastern Mediterranean (Fauna Europaea, 2011).

references

Beenen & Winkelman (1993a), Hering (1957a).

mod 16.viii.2018