Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Melanobaris gloriae

Melanobaris gloriae Korotyaev & Gültekin, 2003v

on Tchihatchewia

parasite

Larvae bore in the roots and in the root collar; there also the pupation.

host plants

Brassicaceae, monophagous

Tchihatchewia isatidea.

phenology

Univoltine; the adults hibernate in the roots.

distribution within Europe

Turkey.

references

Korotyaev & Gültekin (2003a).

Last modified 12.ix.2020