Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Melanobaris morio

soort auteur

on Reseda


Oviposition in the root collar; de larva eats itself descending gallery in th tap root.At the lowest point pupation takes place.

host plants

Resedaceae, monophagous

Reseda luteola, phyteuma.


Univoltine; hibernation probably mostly as adult, still in the tap root.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Baris morio.


Behne (1981a), Benedikt, Borovec, Fremuth ao (2010a), Compte (1981a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1962a), Forbicioni, Abbazzi, Bellò ao (2019a), Lessieur, Dauphin, Labatut & Lacombe (2017a), Rheinheier & Hassler (2010a), Talamelli (1995a).

Last modified 25.x.2020