Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Micrelus ericae

Micrelus ericae (Gyllenhal, 1813)

small heather weevil

on heather, ling

parasite

The larvae develop in the ovary.

host plants

Ericaceae, oligophagous

Calluna vulgaris; Erica cinerea, tetralix, vagans.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Braunert (2017a), Delbol (2013a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Sprick, Schmidt & Gärtner (2013a), Ugarte San Vicente (2005a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 18.ix.2020