Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Brachypterolus pulicarius

Brachypterolus pulicarius (Linnaeus, 1758)

on Linaria

parasite

Larvae in the flower buds; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Linaria genistifolia subsp. dalmatica, vulgaris.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as pupa

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Baviera & Audisio (2014a), McClay (1992a), Wilson, Sing, Piper, ao (2005a).

Last modified 1.vii.2020