Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Datonychus arquata

Datonychus arquata (Herbst, 1795)

gypsywort weevil

on Mentha, Lycopus

parasite

The larvae bore in the stem, pupate in the soil

host plants

Lamiaceae, oligophagous

Lycopus europaeus, exaltatus; .Mentha aquatica, arvensis, longifolia.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Ceutorhynchus, Datonychus, arquatus.

references

Clayhills (2011a), Delbol (2008a, 2013a), Dieckmann (1972a), Fowles (2016a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 1.iii.2021