Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ceutorhynchus minutus larva


Brassica nigra, Amsterdam

Ceutorhynchus minutus larva: mandible


The larva is rather shapeless, with a well-sclerotised head and no feet. The is whitish; head greyish brown with Y-shaped lighter marking. Pronotum with a pair of brownish shields. The mandibles have two teeth.

Last modified 10.iv.2019