Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Melanobaris quadraticollis

Melanobaris quadraticollis (Boheman, 1836)

on Brassica, etc.

parasite

Larvae tunnel in the stems.

host plants

Brassicaceae, oligophagous

Brassica napus, nigra; Hirschfeldia incana; Sinapis arvensis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Baris quadraticollis.

references

Compte (1981a), Lessieur, Dauphin, Labatut & Lacombe (2017a).

Last modified 19.ix.2020