Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ceutorhynchus nanus

Ceutorhynchus nanus Gyllenhal, 1837

on Alyssum (etcet?)


Most probably the larvae live in the fruits, and pupate in the soil.

host plants

Brassicaceae, ? monophagous

Alyssum gmelinii, montanum, strigosum.

Also reported from Alyssum alyssoides; Iberis amara; Lobularia maritima, but that may concern the recently described Ceutorhynchus striatellus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Avgın & Colonnelli (2011a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Gültekin (2014a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

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