Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ceutorhynchus cochleariae

Ceutorhynchus cochleariae (Gyllenhal, 1813)

on Brassicaceae


The larvae live in the fruits, often several together; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Brassicaceae, oligophagous

Arabidopsis halleri, thaliana; Armoracia rusticana; Cardamine amara, enneaphyllos, pratensis; Cochlearia officinalis; Lunaria rediviva; Nasturtium officinale.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Delbol (2008a, 2013a), Dieckmann (1972a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 28.ii.2021