Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ceutorhynchus pervicax

Ceutorhynchus pervicax Weise, 1883

on Cardamine


Probably the larvae live as stem borers, and pupate in the soil.

host plants

Brassicaceae, ? monophagous

Cardamine amara, enneaphyllos, pentaphyllos, pratensis.

References to Nasturtium officinale possibly are connected to adult feeding.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Cunev (2013a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1972a), Krátký (2012a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Talamelli (1995a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 14.ix.2020