Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mogulones javetii

Mogulones javetii (Gerhardt, 1867)

on bugloss, etc.


The eggs are deposit in batches of 2-4 in the underside of the midrib of a leaf. The larvae live under the cortex of the roots and in the root crown. Pupation in the soil in a cocoon of 4×6 mm.

host plants

Boraginaceae, oligophagous

Anchusa officinalis, undulata; Symphytum tauricum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Ceutorhynchus javetii.


Avgın & Colonnelli (2011a), Benedikt (2014a), Dieckmann (1972a), Nilsson (2010a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Sert (2009a), Talamelli (1997a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018).

Last modified 27.i.2021