Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mononychus schoenherri

Mononychus schoenherri Kolenati, 1859

on Iris

parasite

Up to twenty larvae in a fruit, that is completely eaten out; here also the pupation.

host plants

Iridaceae, monophagous

Iris iberica.

distribution within Europe

eastern Turkey.

references

G├╝ltekin & Korotyaev (2012b).

Last modified 29.ix.2021