Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Microplontus campestris

Microplontus campestris (Gyllenhal, 1837)

on oxeye daisy


The larva develops in the receptacle; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Leucanthemum vulgare.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Urban


Ceutorhynchus campestris.


Anderson & Korotyaev (2004a), Clayhills (2011a), Delbol (2008a, 2013a), Dieckman (1972a), Germann (2005a), Lechapt (2015a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Urban (1914b), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 1.iii.2021